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Homelessness: What Became of Tramps and Hobos?

Homelessness: What Became of Tramps and Hobos?

There have always been those in society that, for one reason or another, live a life of poverty on the street, begging for money, shelter or some manner of sustenance ...
mom dresses the baby on the bed

Babies And Elephants

An update to this story - Carleton Stevens was acquitted on the charge of attempted murder. Apparently there was insufficient evidence that he intended to kill his ex-girlfriend.No charges were ...
Psalm 60:12

With God We Shall Do Valiantly

In Psalm 60, King David is disheartened by the news from home that Edom has attacked Judah from the south and his army has apparently suffered a defeat in their ...
Ezra 10:4

Be Strong And Do It!

Ezra 10:4 Is there something bugging you - something in the back of your mind that keeps popping up - but you have neither the time nor the inclination to ...
How to Pray

How to Pray

Regardless of our depth of belief, our faith in God’s existence and His ability to answer our prayer, most of us come to God in prayer at those times in ...
Does God Really Love Me?

Does God Really Love Me?

Some would argue that, given all the suffering in this world, God couldn’t possibly love us. And I think we might agree that there are days when God’s love indeed ...
Absolute Morality and Evolution

Absolute Morality and Evolution

Its been a while since I posted to this blog. I've been a bit distracted lately trying to juggle some major website updates while stick-handling a formidable relocation and downsizing ...

Islam – Who Are The Bad Guys?

Thought I'd share this compelling video narrated by Raheel Raza, president of Muslims Facing Tomorrow. Our government thinks climate change is a threat, and perhaps it is. But unless we ...
Was It Something I Said?

Was It Something I Said?

How often have you and your significant other spent hours or days arguing or not speaking because of some real or imagined slight or error? The world just isn't right ...
So How Does That Make You Feel?

So How Does That Make You Feel?

Feelings, nothing more than feelings... so went the lyrics of the one-hit wonder written by Louis Gasté and recorded by Morris Albert in 1974. A huge hit at the time, ...
The Anatomy of Hate

The Anatomy of Hate

One of my categories here is "Spiritual Battles" where I write about issues I believe are directly related to the ongoing warfare between Satan, as represented by the Fallen World, ...
The Syrian Refugee Crisis -  A Christian Dilemma?

The Syrian Refugee Crisis – A Christian Dilemma?

The Neighborhood Back in the 1980's we lived in a neighborhood of respectable lower middle class homes in north-east Toronto. Semi-detached and row housing, low-rent apartments and the like. Our ...
Worried doctor sitting on floor

Take My Yoke Upon You

Tomorrow's Daily Verse at Search The Bible includes one of the most beloved and precious utterances from our Lord during his earthly ministry; this is His invitation to... "Come to ...
Just Another Day in the Post Christian Era

Just Another Day in the Post Christian Era

A tale of two moralities. Morality #1 You've probably heard about the Ashley Madison data breach. If you haven't here's the abbreviated version: Ashley Madison is an Internet service that ...
Drop God - Keep the Church

Drop God – Keep the Church

There was a syndicated news article by Colin Perkel last week with the headline, "Atheist minister wants to keep church job". The story is about a United Church minister, the ...
The Wrong Prayer

The Wrong Prayer

I watched the local news on TV last night. There was a story about the naming of three new vessels in our coastal ferry fleet. The names were allegedly chosen ...
Our Faithful God

Our Faithful God

Sometimes the going gets tough and it looks like the bad guys are winning. The world around us appears to be sinking into chaos as popular culture hacks away at ...
Faith Abounds in a Fallen World

Faith Abounds in a Fallen World

As individual human beings, each of us has the free will to believe that there is a God or that we're alone in an indifferent universe. Regardless of what we ...
God Forgive Me

God Forgive Me

Looks like I messed up again. There I was going about my wonderfully perfect Christian life (...what?) and, kaboom, down I fall. Flat on my face. Missed the mark again ...
Our Climb from the Slime

Our Climb from the Slime

Let's pretend for a minute that the theory of evolution is a scientifically proven fact. Let's pretend that evolutionary theory is the fruit of scientific method as defined by the ...
What's going on? Fallen Christian Leaders

What’s going on? Fallen Christian Leaders

I send out a Daily Bible Verse to about 16,000 people every morning at 6:30 am in the recipient's time zone. Well, not me exactly - I use an automated ...
The Queendom of God

The Queendom of God

Its time for churches in communion with the Archbishop of Canterbury, that is the Church of England, the Anglican Church and the Episcopalian Church, to change the gender of God ...
Nature Abhors a Vacuum

Nature Abhors a Vacuum

The ancient philosopher Aristotle said, “Nature abhors a vacuum,” the idea being that nature requires every space to be filled with something, even if that something is just air. In ...
Time Travel with God

Time Travel with God

In "God the Multitasker", I pondered how God is able to simultaneously deal with every aspect of our universe and each one of us individually. I compared God's multitasking ability ...
God the Multitasker

God the Multitasker

Life as a Christian requires faith, and sometimes our faith is challenged because we see life through the lens of human experience. We expect miracles from God. Not necessarily the ...
All About Science

All About Science

Ha Ha, Really? Don't you love it when Christians write lofty articles about science? Like most people, we ordinary everyday Christians haven't a clue about most science, but there are ...