Tag Archives: paradox

Flipflopped

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

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Rain

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

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As we know it

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

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Flight

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

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Perfect Forever

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

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Settling

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

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Sudoku

I was thinkin’ about sudoku last night.  I tend to play sudoku online to relax and kill time, especially when I’m mostly waiting for Beauty to go to sleep.  It’s fun to see the numbers fit together. I’ve noticed that … Continue reading

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