Category Archives: Just a Thought

D’Angelo Russell, Nick Young, and the Decay of Western Civilization

I’m a lifelong sports fan.  I love to play sports, I enjoy watching them, and I enjoy talking about them.  I do watch ESPN, and I do listen to sports radio, but as sports “journalism” and sports talk in general … Continue reading

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The Battle Hymn

I came across the lyrics to “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” this morning.  While it isn’t a perfect song, the lyrics to the fourth stanza particularly stood out to me: He has sounded forth the trumpet that shall never … Continue reading

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Ananias/Barnabas, Cain/Abel

Losing the context is a dangerous thing, as is making a text of Scripture say something it was never intended to say.  Uzzah falling dead after attempting to stabilize the Ark of the Covenant comes to mind.  All the guy … Continue reading

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They’ve Been with Jesus

I’m reading through Acts today (a book I don’t spend nearly enough time in, it seems), and I’ve come across a verse that has cut me pretty deeply: Now as [the leading Jews] observed the confidence of Peter and John … Continue reading

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See God As High and Yourself As Low

Isaiah 66:1-2, Thus says the LORD, “Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool. Where then is a house you could build for Me? And where is a place that I may rest? For My hand made all … Continue reading

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