Category Archives: Thinking out loud

Things I never saw before…

Reading Exodus again, I note that Pharaoh’s army (Ex. 14) and the locusts from the eighth plague (Ex. 10:19) all end up in the Red Sea. Fitting Advertisements

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Singing the Praises of God…

It has now been two months in this new venture. And I admit with shame that I have neglected much of my attendance upon the things of God in this time. I have attended worship faithfully (usually twice a Lord’s … Continue reading

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Ultimate Merciful, Faithful, Sympathetic…

Just some ‘thinking out loud.’ I note that in Hebrews, the adjectives merciful, faithful and sympathetic are used to describe Jesus Christ in His high-priestly vocation. The ‘faithfulness’ sources in a comparison between Jesus and Moses in Chapter 3. He … Continue reading

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Bringing forth life…

Satan, in his deceptions, conceived desire in Eve. Desire conceived sin and sin brought forth death. Almighty God upped the ante, when Christ was conceived Jesus in the womb of a daughter of Eve, bringing forth life. THB

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Coram Deo…

“…remembering without ceasing your work of faith, labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father…” 1 Thessalonians 1:3 How many of us are familiar with the Latin phrase Coram … Continue reading

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The Hand That Holds the Gun…

I guess this is kind of a ThrowBack Thursday thing. As you will understand, I don’t have pictures. I got involved in a lighthearted exchange on Facebook that brought back some memories…in one sense not the most pleasant of memories … Continue reading

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Wishing it were all true…

There are times when I wander through hymnals, looking for new hymns and psalms for the congregation I pastor. The Trinity Hymnal (“True Blue” as one dear pastor friend refers to it) has a wealth of good stuff in it. … Continue reading

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