The Parable of the Ledge (Part 4 of 4)

Alex Honnald – article cover picture -- was featured on the cover of the May 2011 issue of National Geographic. He is free soloing (no climbing aides, no ropes) Mount Half Dome in Yosemite Valley in northern California.  Photo purchased for use herein. In parts 1-3, an older saint has engaged fellow transit riders in … Continue reading The Parable of the Ledge (Part 4 of 4)

The Parable of The Ledge (Part 3 of 4)

In parts 1 and 2, a dignified older man engaged his fellow transit riders about faith in God.  To one tart, salient point, a business man could not think of an intellectually astute rebuttal, but neither did he yield the offensive.  “I only believe what I can see.”  The august senior replied, “Like electricity, love, … Continue reading The Parable of The Ledge (Part 3 of 4)

Love Story (Genesis 24:28-66; Part 2 of 2)

Abraham’s unnamed servant has gone to find a bride for his son, Isaac, as reported in Genesis 24:1-27 (see previous article entitled Love Story). Let’s pick up the story in verse 28. After answering the servant’s question about housing for the night, Rebekah was running again. This time to town to tell her father’s household … Continue reading Love Story (Genesis 24:28-66; Part 2 of 2)

The Uncountable Multitude

 Revelation 7:9 tells us about a gathering which exceeds all other gatherings: “. . . there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and in front of the Lamb.”  This crowd could not be counted. Too many.   Crowds   Those … Continue reading The Uncountable Multitude