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Welcome to S.S.U., Suffering State University

We also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. Romans 5:3-4 (NIV) Suffering is relative, isn’t it? I mean, I could run low on toilet paper and say I suffered, yet a friend could experience the death of a child and say she’d suffered. During a difficult season […]

A Good Friday Message to a Bad Virus.

Your marvelous doings are headline news; I could write a book full of the details of your greatness. Psalm 145:6 (The Message) Today is Good Friday, the day Christians acknowledge Jesus’ death on the cross two thousand years ago. It was a willful delivery of his spirit into the hands of God as an atoning […]

Holy Distancing: The Miracle of the Red Sea

The pillar of cloud came between the armies of Egypt and Israel…neither went near the other all night long. Exodus 14:19-20 (NIV) Several weeks into this Corona Virus conundrum, I’ll be none-too-happy if I never hear… Isolation. High risk. Hoarding. Pandemic. Cancelled. Post-poned. Hand sanitizer. Tested positive. Shelter in place. Count to twenty. Limit one, […]

When God Promises…

Does He speak and not do what He says? Does He promise and not come through? Numbers 23:19 (The Message) The disruption to daily living and chaos of all things Coronavirus (COVID-19) have turned my thoughts more readily toward eternity. And not because I’m on the cusp of entering it…that I know of. I’ve found myself […]