Wisdom of the Week:
Satan loses (Genesis 3:15) – God wins, “born this day in the city of David a Savior,
who is Christ the Lord” (Luke 2:11)

The Truth About Christmas – Part 3, “The Birth of Jesus
The promise and the real story without the traditional additions to what the Bible says

Listen to a song written to go with “The Truth About Christmas” lessons,”A King Was Born That Day

a Christmas devotional study: “Christmas: A Promise Fulfilled
Luke 2:25-35 – The amazing discovery of Simeon

“Our Daily Bread” Matthew 6:11 (WSC 104)
Watch the video – Read the text
Index of all Shorter Catechism studies

Micah study #3 “Reformation or Deformation” (Micah 2:1-11)
Index: The Prophesy of Micah

Lesson 39: “The Greatness of Love” 1 Corinthians 13:8-13 (more about love)
Index to all our 1 Corinthians studies so far.

Now that the elections are over in the USA
Pray for All Who Lead (1 Timothy 2:1-2)
“How Should We Then Vote?” – principles to guide our voting

Reformation Day article: “Back to the Standard
Reforming our beliefs and personal lives to conform with the standards of God’s word.

Our home in Pinellas Park, Florida was totaled by a tornado in October, 1992.
One year later I wrote this song reflecting back upon Psalm 91.
When You Live in the Home of the Lord.

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a detailed study of the Passover Seder as used by Jesus at the Last Supper,
and its relationship with today’s celebration of the Lord’s Supper
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Recently published poem, “Seeing It Done
1 Thessalonians 1:6-8, “And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you received the word in much affliction, with the joy of the Holy Spirit, so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia. For not only has the word of the Lord sounded forth from you in Macedonia and Achaia, but your faith in God has gone forth everywhere, so that we need not say anything.” (1 Corinthians 11:1, Philippians 3:17)

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