So What Happened After the First Thanksgiving?"
I know, I know. . .we're all in "Christmas Mode" right now. The tree is up. Lights, ornaments. Presents. Cantatas.
But not so fast. I'm not ...
Posted: December 07, 2014, 01:48 PM
"Who Is Really In Charge?-- Caesar Augustus and the Birth of Jesus"
The Gospel of Luke, chapter 2, begins with the announcement about Caesar Augustus ordering a census of his Roman Empire. This man, Augustus, was the Master of Rome. We even have a mo...
Posted: December 10, 2014, 01:22 PM
"Who Is Really In Charge?--Herod 'the Great' "
Who is really calling the shots in this world? There sure are a lot of contenders in our world. And there were plenty long ago too. . .in the days of Jesus the Roman Emperor, Augustu...
Posted: December 14, 2014, 11:01 PM
"Who Is Really In Charge?--The Levitical Priesthood at the Time of Christ"
Who thought they were in charge that first Christmas? Caesar thought he was calling the shots. Herod thought he was "king of the Jews" and could push everyone around...
Posted: December 20, 2014, 10:50 PM
"They Knew They Were Not In Charge."
But some knew that they were not in charge that first Christmas. Caesar, Herod, the religious mafia of the day, all thought they had the world on a string. A young engaged couple in ...
Posted: December 23, 2014, 08:03 PM
"A Convicting Conversation With A Bolshevik"
Years ago I read in a book "The Church in China" (Bethany House Publishers, 1985) about a conversation between a journalist (a "Mr. Roots") and a communist, the revolutionary...
Posted: December 30, 2014, 08:55 PM