The King is in the Field

The King is in the Field

Complete Jewish Bible Kohelet (Ecclesiastes) 5:9 says: “But the greatest advantage to the country is when the king makes himself a servant to the land.” A Paradox: Holiness among the common. Elul is the 12th month of the Jewish year, a period of paradox...
10 Ways to Appreciate Your Husband

10 Ways to Appreciate Your Husband

When was the last time you said that you appreciate your husband? I don’t mean things like saying “I love you.” You may be doing that all day, every day, or you may wait for special occasions to utter the L word. Lea Rose Emery, in writing for Bustle.com, says it...
Taming Dragons: The Crisis of Compromise Part 2

Taming Dragons: The Crisis of Compromise Part 2

Continued from last week. So far, I’ve used objects that have no volition of their own. Obviously, neither a flame nor a sheet of paper has the ability to want companionship. Nor do bacteria have a conscious desire to do us harm. However, the enemies of our souls—led...
Doesn’t God Want Me to be Happy?

Doesn’t God Want Me to be Happy?

Ravi Zacharias, this century’s indisputable leading Christian apologist, said in a video recently that the greatest lie mankind believes today is that unbridled pleasure is the means to the greatest happiness. As I listened to him, I realized that believing lies...
52 Reasons Not to Fear

52 Reasons Not to Fear

We live in a terrifying world. In fact, we live in a world gone so wrong that it would be easy to agree with the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland who said everyone in Wonderland was mad. Things seem to be falling apart around us. From terrorist attacks like 9/11...