Category Archives: Devotional

The Duties Required by the Ninth Commandment in a Social Media World

You must be familiar with the ninth commandment: “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.” On a surface level it’s simple enough: Don’t tell lies about other people. But Christians have traditionally understood it to entail far more … Continue reading

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Who Are The Reformers–Martin Luther

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Review of The Wood’s Edge

In Lori Benton’s The Wood’s Edge, Major Reginald Aubrey suffers two overwhelming losses in quick succession. As the fort he’s defending falls into French hands, Aubrey’s newborn son dies in his mother’s arms. Terrified for what the loss of the … Continue reading

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13 Thoughts on Reading the Bible Uri Brito

We need to see our entrance into the Bible’s words as something of a heavenly excursion. The Bible is a window into the New Jerusalem; the place where faith turns into sight. Indeed it’s the wardrobe into a new world. … Continue reading

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Every Book of the Bible in One Word Garrett Kell

God reveals himself through his Word. When he speaks, he teaches us what he is like, how he acts, and how he desires us to respond. As a whole, the Bible is about God. It’s about God the Father displaying his glory through … Continue reading

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“WRECK OF THE HESPERUS” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

It was the schooner Hesperus, That sailed the wintery sea; And the skipper had taken his little daughter, To bear him company. Blue were her eyes as the fairy flax, Her cheeks like the dawn of day, And her bosom … Continue reading

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Review of Still Life

  In Louise Penny’s Still Life, Inspector Armand Gamache is called to the village of Three Pines outside Quebec to investigate the murder of an elderly resident. When he arrives, Gamache is puzzled by the motive to kill someone so … Continue reading

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