Monthly Archives: November 2011

Looking For a Country of My Own

Every day I begin each new class by doing a uniform check and then reading/reciting Hebrews 11.  We add a verse a week, and we will reach verse 16 tomorrow.  I originally decided to do this for the purpose of … Continue reading

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Suffering Footnote

This morning I’m still in I Peter and I read this verse:  “So then, those who suffer according to God’s will should commit themselves to their faithful Creator and continue doing good.” (4:19)  I don’t ever remember really noticing that … Continue reading

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Suffering: It’s Not Just for Martyrs Anymore

Suffering.  I have been contemplating the concept of suffering lately.  I used to read about suffering in the scripture and kind of blow it off as something that applied only to the early Christians or Christians behind the Iron Curtain. … Continue reading

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