Arise, shine; For your light has come! And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you. For behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, And deep darkness the people; But the Lord will arise over you, And His glory will be seen upon you. The Gentiles shall come to your light, And kings to the brightness of your rising. Isaiah 60:1-3
The day is short, and the task is great, and the workmen are sluggish, and the reward is much, and the Master of the house is urgent – Pirkei Avot (Ethics of the Fathers)
It would not be until Jerusalem was returned to Israel that man would walk on the moon. The light of the night has been seen by all and worshiped by many. For the first 99.2% of human history man would gaze and wonder at the moon, in the last .8% of human history man would walk on it. The sun and the moon are celestial clocks. Day turns to night and another day dawns. Our Father who created time has left discernible patterns of His hand throughout history. Read More
A week after we published a post entitled “Kings”, “The King” Arnold Palmer dies. We pay attention to unmistakable themes that appear over and again. These themes paint a picture, a picture that nobody can fully comprehend. The story unfolds with actors from all walks of life, connected by specific and undeniable convergences. Most would call this coincidence. We know better. We don’t know what everything means but we know everything means something. We reach towards the unknown and seek a deeper understanding of the mysteries that surround “whatever it is this is.”
If a trumpet is blown in a city, are the people not afraid? Does disaster come to a city, unless the LORD has done it? For the Lord God does nothing without revealing his secret to his servants the prophets. The lion has roared; who will not fear? The Lord God has spoken; who can but prophesy? Amos 3:6-8
May the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, give you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him.
During the Olympics we were in the month of Av on the Hebrew calendar. The month of Av is the month of Simeon. Simeon means “one who hears” or “listening”. Simone Biles and Simone Manuel have become media sensations after their gold medal performances. Both women are professing Christians.