Let Not Mercy and Truth Forsake You

This week the 2012 election season officially started with the Iowa Caucuses, and when it comes to winning we see that our politicians have a take no prisoners and say whatever you have to attitude. Win at all costs. This is in stark contrast to today’s quote:

“Let not mercy and truth forsake you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.” – Bible or Not?

Unfortunately, the would-be leaders in our country seem to forsake both mercy and truth in order to get elected. Even more unfortunate is that the voting public buys into it. Let’s pray that God would provide us with leaders that wear mercy and truth around their necks, that have love and integrity written on the tablets of their hearts…

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The Sun Stood Still and the Moon Stopped

This past weekend I hope everyone enjoyed getting an extra hour of sleep. Yes, spring ahead in the Spring and fall back in the Fall. As we turned our clocks back one hour, time did not actually turn back for an hour, we just turned back the clocks. Time stops for no man…but does it stop for God?

“So the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, till the people had revenge upon their enemies. Is this not written in the Book of Jasher?” – Bible or Not?

Last time I checked, I could not find the Book of Jasher in the Bible, so where does this quote come from?

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There is a Way that Seems Right to a Man, But Its End is the Way of Death

Days like today come with mixed emotions from many, but not to the families of the Pan Am Flight 103 victims. We know that today they can rest knowing that justice has been done. This morning the world heard the news that Muammar Qaddafi was killed.

“There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death.” – Bible or Not?

While the killing of any person is not a reason to rejoice, there are scores of people doing just that today, but with good reason. Qaddafi’s atrocities over the many decades are very well documented. And then there are those who have supported and defended him over the years. The Bible teaches us that a man will reap what he sows, and so today is…

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