The Fruit of Choice

“What is my go-to fruit?” I said aloud. Mangos and papaya weren’t in my thoughts. My eyes again searched the page: “And the Lord God planted a garden…and…the Lord God caused to grow every tree that is pleasing to the sight and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree the …

How Can This Be?

  As I read the Christmas story afresh this year, two questions reverberate within me.   “How shall I know?” and “How can this be?”   Zachariah, an elderly priest asked the first (Luke 1:18).   Mary, a simple, teenaged girl, the second (Luke 1:34).   Obviously Zachariah was a man of prayer for the angel assured him, “Your petition has …

The Cingulum

April Fools Day…Hummm. Kinda ironic that we will be talking about Truth today, huh? ——————— “Having girded your loins with truth” (Ephesians 6:14).   From the prison cell in which Paul wrote these words, he probably had a view of the typical Roman armor of the day. Let’s watch the following video clip together, to get our own visual of …