Amie was watching Abbie put her Toothfairy loot in her piggy bank. Amie walked up to me and said, "Papa, I need some money."
Abbie's wiggly tooth finally came out. Man, that thing hung on there by literally one thread for the longest time. It finally fell out as Abbie began breakfast the other day. Two nights ago the Toothfairy forgot to come (stupid fairy). So last night, with the help of my wife, they set a Toothfairy trap. … Continue reading Toothfairy
And this house will become a heap of ruins. Everyone passing by it will be astonished and will hiss, and they will say, ‘Why has the LORD done thus to this land and to this house?’ Then they will say, ‘Because they abandoned the LORD their God who brought their fathers out of the land … Continue reading The Dying Church
May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face to shine upon us, Selah that your way may be known on earth, your saving power among all nations. Let the peoples praise you, O God; let all the peoples praise you! Let the nations be glad and sing for joy, for … Continue reading Let All the Peoples Praise Him
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth. (Romans 1:18 ESV) In our time we have focused so much on the love of God (1 John 4:7-8) that we sometimes forget that God is indeed angry at sin. We talk … Continue reading Love and Wrath
My folks are coming. They (and my sister) ought to be here very soon. I'm excited. This is the first family visit since our move halfway across the country. We have plans to show them around, visit a nearby museum or two, etc. We'll also celebrate my sister and Abbie's birthdays while they're here.
For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken. (Psalm 62:1-2 ESV) I do not wait for God in silence as much as I ought. It seems odd to me how little I esteem God … Continue reading Waiting In Silence