Most biblical scholars and theologians, or at least those that fall within the purview of my knowledge, believe that Job lived after Noah and the great flood, and before Moses. In those days there were no commandments and men and women lived by their own conscience. Then as now, those close to God lived within […]
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‘Coronavirus-free’: 90-year-old grandmother returns home to family–TODAY
By Meghan Holohan While the world is still struggling to comprehend and manage the coronavirus pandemic, there is a happy story to share from the West coast: A 90-year-old grandmother has fully recovered from COVID-19 and is now home with family. The last few months have been hard on Geneva Wood and her family. Wood […]
The Substance of Hope: The Chains of Pleiades
In the days of Job, God had not yet torn a remnant from the peoples of the world as he would later, beginning with the lineage of Abraham. From Abraham’s descendants the Israelite nation was born. Judaism sprang from God’s covenant with Abraham’s descendants, and the restrictions he placed upon them. Job lived in the […]
The Substance of Hope: How Could God Let This Happen?
Some of you know that I am a person of faith. A Christian. I do not flout this. Nor am I ashamed of it. It is not a secret to this blog, though it is not its subject matter. My faith is personal to me, and my expression of it is as imperfect as my […]
In Something Bigger
It is a small and mighty thing that knows no boundary and respects no law. It does not discriminate. And it is not fair. It wreaks havoc on the weak, while it stalks the strong. Fear is its prelude. Its wake is long. Hoping for a cure. My faith is in the Lord.