Lincoln

By / April 17, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

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Ft. Davis – A Long Hike

By / April 13, 2018 / Camping

We spend a weekend at Davis Mountains State Park and took a little hike!

Todd’s New Truck

By / February 20, 2018 / Travel

My old diesel truck was stolen last December from in front of my house.  It was a 2005, but I had grown to love her.  Tori named her Betsy.  So I needed a new truck and finally settled on a 2017 Ford F-250 6.2 gas truck. Here she is!

Shiloh Movie

By / February 13, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

My first stop on my Civil War trip was here, at Shiloh National Military Park, it was incredible to see the site of an epic battle

Gettysburg Movie

By / January 29, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

I had the honor of visiting Gettysburg National Battlefield this summer, here is a short video of my experience.

Make a Movie/TV List

By / January 28, 2018 / Television

We are living in such a miraculous time, the world is at our fingertips.  Anything you want to know, Google it.  And if you want to watch a movie, just pull up your Netflix, Amazon, Sony Vue or any one of a hundred other services and you can find it.  In our last podcast over at… [read more]

Has America’s last slave ship been discovered?

By / January 26, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible, History

I am teaching a class on the Civil War to my high school students here at Trinity School.  I receive a daily email from Dr. Jim Dennison on a wide range of topics, but from a Christian viewpoint.  Today I came across a fascinating article, here it is: I am writing today about one of… [read more]

Day Seventeen

By / January 17, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

Today’s Readings Genesis 35:1 – 36:43 Matthew 12:1-21 Psalm 15:1-5 Proverbs 3:21-26 Today we read a long genealogy about Jacob and Esau in the Old Testament reading.  I used to think this was the boring and why did God put this into the Bible?  But I realize that our history is important, where we came from… [read more]

Day Sixteen

By / January 16, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

Today’s Readings Genesis 32:13 – 34:31 Matthew 11:7-30 Psalm 14:1-7 Proverbs 3:19-20 Today’s reading in Genesis has special meaning for me and for all of us.  I have been Jacob on the other side of the Jabbok, all alone and in a dark place.  I had taken a job in Nebraska at a large Lutheran… [read more]

Day Eleven

By / January 11, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

Today’s Readings Genesis 24:52– 26:16 Matthew 8:18-34 Psalm 10:1-15 Proverbs 3:7-8 As I read today’s selections I see such a connection between these Scriptures for myself. In our Genesis reading Esau comes in from hunting and is starving.  Jacob (ever the conniver) offers to give him some stew if he sells his birthright.  As I… [read more]

  • Day Ten

    By / January 10, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 23:1– 24:51 Matthew 8:1/17 Psalm 9:13-20 Proverbs 3:1-6 I know a man who is very successful by the world’s standards.  He has money, property and owns a large oil company here in West Texas.  He loves to hunt and fish and has bought thousands of acres of land to build habitats for… [read more]

  • Day Nine

    By / January 9, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 20:1– 22: Matthew 7:15-29 Psalm 9:1-12 Proverbs 2: 16-22 I grew up all over the USA: Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, California and finally Denver.  My fondest memories of my childhood are my days in Stoughton, Wisconsin.  We lived in a simple house with no fences in the backyard.  This was great for football… [read more]

  • Day Eight

    By / January 8, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 18: 16– 19: 38 Matthew 6: 25– 7: 14 Psalm 8: 1-9 Proverbs 2: 6-15 I often worry about things that I cannot control, like the weather and what others think.  I can control neither, yet often I find myself wondering and worrying.  If I do this what will that person think?… [read more]

  • Day Seven

    By / January 7, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings: Genesis 16: 1– 18: 15 Matthew 6: 1-24 Psalm 7: 1-17 Proverbs 2: 1-5 Today I read about Ishmael and the coming of Isaac.  Ishmael and Isaac are both from the same father, Abram and then Abraham, but of two mothers, Hagar and Sarai, or Sarah later.  This appears to be the classic… [read more]

  • Day Six

    By / January 6, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 13: 5– 15: 21 Matthew 5: 27-48 Psalm 6: 1-10 Proverbs 1: 28-33 Today’s readings are rich in “easy-to-follow” steps.  We read in Matthew 5, the Beatitudes which are full of the “how-to’s” if you will.  And then we read in the Old Testament section about the wars between the kings of old.  Abram… [read more]

  • Day Five

    By / January 5, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 11: 1– 13: 4 Matthew 5: 1-26 Psalm 5: 1-12 Proverbs 1: 24-27 2  “ I will make you into a great nation, and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. 3   I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses… [read more]

  • Day Four

    By / January 4, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 8: 1– 10: 32 Matthew 4: 12-25 Psalm 4: 1-8 Proverbs 1: 20-23 Genesis 8: 1– 10: 32 Matthew 4: 12-25 Psalm 4: 1-8 Proverbs 1: 20-23 In today’s reading in the Old Testament, we find the flood has stopped and Noah is determining if the water has receded enough to leave… [read more]

  • Day Three

    By / January 3, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 5: 1– 7: 24 Matthew 3: 7– 4: 11 Psalm 3: 1-8 Proverbs 1: 10-19 Today’s readings are from a wide variety of stories: The lineage of Adam, Noah, and the flood, the temptation of Jesus, David’s plea for protection and Solomon warning us to lay in wait for an innocent man… [read more]

  • Day Two

    By / January 2, 2018 / Blogging through the Bible

    Today’s Readings Genesis 3: 1– 4: 26 Matthew 2: 13– 3: 6 Psalm 2: 1-12 Proverbs 1: 7-9 Today I read chapter three in Genesis.  The Fall.  One of the great doctrines of the Christian faith.  It is so easy to look at Eve and say I would never do that.  However, we all do… [read more]

  • 2018 Happy New Year

    By / January 1, 2018 / New Year

    Happy New Year 2018! I opted to do a Happy New Year letter this year and wish you a very happy 2018.  The Christmas card is a dying tradition, sadly in my mind, and the New Year letter or card seems to be in vogue.  I just plain ran out of time to write a… [read more]

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