The Most High Name

The Most High Name

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.  … And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light” (Gen 1:1, 3).  “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with...
In All Their Affliction He Was Afflicted

In All Their Affliction He Was Afflicted

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. For all of the time, preparation, and anticipation devoted to the celebration of Jesus’ birth, the world has, for the most part, moved on from Christmas.  By December 26, Christmas is...
The Light of Life

The Light of Life

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Ghost.  Amen. I really enjoy Christmas lights.  Who doesn’t? But just ask Linda, and she’ll tell you what I say at the sight of every Christmas light display as we drive around.  We try to set...
Callings

Callings

In the name of the Father and of the ✠ Son and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Some recent commercials for AT&T Wireless assert that “Just OK is not OK” with some scenarios that are quite humorous, and perhaps more memorable in themselves than the product that...
Food for the Sheep

Food for the Sheep

The picture, or image, of the shepherd and his sheep runs like a golden thread through the Scriptures. Already in Genesis 4 we are told that Abel, one of the first generation born into the world, the son of Adam and Eve, tended livestock, and the details noted...