The Brevity of Life

22nd Feb 2022

Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. Psalm 90:12 (NIV)

I don’t know who coined the phrase “The length of our lives is represented by a dash between two dates,” but it is undoubtedly a concise way of stating what most people sense, especially as they get older, that life passes by quickly.

Last month, I received my Medicare card, so I suppose that that officially makes me a “senior citizen.” I am probably in some denial, and I can relate to someone who said, “I c...

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To Swim or to Stand

4th Feb 2022

Be alert, stand firm in the faith, be courageous, be strong. 1 Corinthians 16:13 (CSB)

Yes, I try to find common ground with everyone, doing everything I can to save some. 1 Corinthians 9:22 (NLT)

As we age, it is commonly believed that change becomes more difficult for many of us. Perhaps it is because we want to hold onto those familiar and comfortable things for us. This notion can be an obstacle to fulfilling our commission to “go and make disciples among all nations. ”  The forces t...

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