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    Where is God?

    Most people think that God is in heaven, which is out in space someplace, or in any case up above us somehow. Certainly, Bible passages talk about God or the Father coming down from heaven, and Jesus came from and returned to heaven., The Holy spirit comes from there. For a long time I thought the same thing. And, this is a problem with witnessing because unsaved people operate on the out of sight, out of mind principal. People tend to ignore, or at least not take seriously, someone or something that is far away from them. Therefore they act differently than they do when someone is near to them.…

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    Finding the Light at the End of the COVID Tunnel

    I went through a long ordeal some years ago, and every time I thought I saw the light at the end of the tunnel it turned out to be an on-coming train. That was discouraging. We all are going through a similar ordeal now with the pandemic. We’re hopeful a vaccine will be tested and available soon, but we don’t have one yet, and probably not until next year, we’re told. The only consolation there is that next year is close. The virus isn’t going away. It’s here to stay. It’s going to be like the flu, I think, with no know cure, just a way to manage it. So,…

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    Ceasing From Sin

    For as much as Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin. That you should no longer live the rest of your time in the flesh to the lusts of men but top the will of God. (1 Peter 4:1,2). Peter wrote his first letter as a general letter to the dispersed Christians both Jew and gentile (non Jews) that were spread over a large area. (1Peter 2:10) It was written about 60 AD. from a church in a gentile community, although the named city of Babylon may not be that…