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Community Bible Study again. We’re doing Genesis. And the leader pointed out a lovely similarity in the beginnings of Genesis 11 and Genesis 12. Genesis 11 is the story of the tower of Babel. The people looked around and, in … Continue reading
This morning the leader of our women’s prayer time quoted Psalm 81:7, “I will speak to you in the secret place of thunder.” The secret place of thunder. What a wonderful thing. Sitting on my parents’ front porch, sipping hot … Continue reading
This morning the ladies were discussing that the early believers evidently thought God was coming back within a few years, and even though they were wrong there are some indications that God wants each generation to think that, in order … Continue reading
I like birds, though admittedly I tend to prefer them at a distance. I like watching them fly. I like wondering about the rules that dictate their flight path: their destination of course, and also the shape of the wind, … Continue reading
Day after day every priest stands and performs his religious duties; again and again he offers the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins. But when this Priest [Yeshua] had offered for all time one sacrifice for sins, He sat … Continue reading
We made creme brulee today. In the past we’ve used the recipe from Cook’s Illustrated, which creates wonderful creme brulee but takes forever and a day. The cooking and the baking (with a water bath, of course) and then cool … Continue reading