The LORD is a jealous and avenging God; the LORD is avenging and wrathful; the LORD takes vengeance on his adversaries and keeps wrath for his enemies. The LORD is slow to anger and great in power, and the LORD will by no means clear the guilty. Nahum 1:2-3 As… Read More »We Are Munsters
Fear not, O land;be glad and rejoice,for the LORD has done great things!Fear not, you beasts of the field,for the pastures of the wilderness are green;the tree bears its fruit;the fig tree and vine give their full yield. Joel 2:21-22 Praych It! Have you ever heard somebody praych? That is,… Read More »Fear and Favor
“Yet even now,” declares the LORD, “return to me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning; and rend your hearts and not your garments.” Return to the LORD your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love; and he… Read More »Who Knows?
Hear this, you elders; give ear, all inhabitants of the land! Has such a thing happened in your days, or in the days of your fathers? Tell your children of it, and let your children tell their children, and their children to another generation. (Joel 1:2-3) Just when you thought… Read More »Tell Me a Story, Grandpa
Let your work be shown to your servants,and your glorious power to their children.Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us,and establish the work of our hands upon us;yes, establish the work of our hands!(Psalm 90:16-17) Good Work Contrary to popular opinion, work is not a dirty… Read More »Lasting Significance
Satisfy us in the morning with your steadfast love, that we may rejoice and be glad all our days. Make us glad for as many days as you have afflicted us, and for as many years as we have seen evil. Psalm 90:14-15 The hit song by the Rolling Stones,… Read More »Satisfaction Guaranteed
Return, O LORD! How long? Have pity on your servants! (Psalm 90:13) Every morning during the school year, my mom would get up early to fix breakfast and prepare bag lunches for her nine children. My oldest brother, Tom, was in high school when I was in grade school, so… Read More »What’s in a NAME
Moses in the Hands of an Angry GodFor we are brought to an end by your anger; by your wrath we are dismayed. You have set our iniquities before you, our secret sins in the light of your presence. For all our days pass away under your wrath; we bring… Read More »Moses in the Hands of an Angry God