Mature faith

Mature faith

Today’s reading was in the book of Judges: 18 Whenever the Lord raised up a judge for them, he was with the judge and saved them out of the hands of their enemies as long as the judge lived; for the Lord relented because of their groaning under those who oppressed and...
This means war!

This means war!

Twice in the last 12 hours I have heard recordings of Britain’s declaration of war on Germany in 1939, as a result of Germany invading Poland. The first was an Ian Fleming “biography” and the other was in listening to The Screwtape Letters on CD. Whenever something so...
Light a candle

Light a candle

Perhaps it’s the weather, but I’m feeling nostalgic, maybe even homesick, for England today. In my desperation I’ve even got a London radio station playing through my browser. Even London traffic reports will seem somewhat comforting and familiar to me. So, in honor...
The gods of Silicon Valley

The gods of Silicon Valley

Today’s reading was Judges 2:1-4 2 The angel of the Lord went up from Gilgal to Bokim and said, “I brought you up out of Egypt and led you into the land I swore to give to your ancestors. I said, ‘I will never break my covenant with you, 2 and you shall not make a...

Put to death therefore…

Yesterday in the sermon, I used a partial video clip. For those who wanted the full video clip of Aron Ralston describing his own amputation of his arm, watch it here: Not for the squeamish Put to death therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual...