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Reflections on Psalm 119 (ע Ayin)

Psalm 119:121-128 121 I do what is fair and right. Do not abandon me to my oppressors! 122 Guarantee the welfare of your servant! Do not let the arrogant oppress me! 123 My eyes grow tired as I wait for your deliverance, for … Continue reading

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Unbroken

“So comes snow after fire, and even dragons have their endings.” -J.R.R. Tolkien Every once in a while, a book comes around that has it all ― adventure, romance, high suspense, life-and-death struggles, villains, heroes, redemption and panoramic scope. Unbroken, … Continue reading

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The Kindness of God

A close friend sent me an article that posed the question: Does our sin prevent the Holy Spirit from moving in our lives? The question is a difficult one. The answer is bound to lie somewhere between two cultural extremes.

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Trial By Fire: Dancing With Nephilim

“Never will I leave you. Never will I forsake you.” –Jesus of Nazareth A friend and mentor blew my mind recently simply by pointing out a subtlety in scripture I had never noticed before ― a detail so minuscule that … Continue reading

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Overturning Adam

“Mankind differs from the animals only by a little, and most people throw that away” –Confucius

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Cosmic Lifeguard

I nearly drowned when I was four. I can remember vividly that it was a warm summer day. Life was still so simple and magical then. Those early memories come back in gauzy bursts, like sun-drenched bits of footage from … Continue reading

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