Who is this God of ours?

Who is this God of ours that makes people either turn to Him, or turn away from Him? Why is it, that some people can believe and others not? Some people believe that those of us that believe in the God of the heavens are weak minded and such. Nevertheless, throughout human history various minds … Continue reading Who is this God of ours?

While you were sleeping…

Then the Lord called yet again, “Samuel!” So Samuel arose and went to Eli, and said, “Here I am, for you called me.” He answered, “I did not call, my son; lie down again.” (Now Samuel did not yet know the Lord, nor was the word of the Lord yet revealed to him.) And the Lord called Samuel again the third time. So … Continue reading While you were sleeping…

Once, there was a king named Saul

“The Bible is not a book for the faint of heart -- it is a book full of all the greed and glory and violence and tenderness and sex and betrayal that benefits mankind. It is not the collection of pretty little anecdotes mouthed by pious little church mice -- it does not so much … Continue reading Once, there was a king named Saul