Monthly Archives: December 2014

What It Was, Was Fruitcake

The period between November 1 and January 1 happens to be my favorite time frame. Oh yes, there is the idea of Christmas and Christmas presents and all of that. I certainly enjoy Christmas with my family and friends. As … Continue reading

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Do Christmas Temptations Really Count?

All my life I have been careful about succumbing to the temptations of life. I have not always been successful and have fallen into some. Oscar Wilde famously said, “I can resist anything except temptation.” We all know the end … Continue reading

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Testing Life

(Proverbs 4:13 NIV)  Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life. Life would be so much easier if teachers didn’t give tests.  They could just stand up there in front of … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions That Work

As January 1st kicks in, and 2014 rolls out, many of us are still scurrying, trying to pull things together for the holidays. Barely recovered from preparations for Thanksgiving, maybe you’re looking forward to an anticipated and well-deserved rest after … Continue reading

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The first two of the four ‘moons’ weren’t blood-red

A popular current teaching is that an eclipse of the moon will herald the Second Coming of Jesus. John Hagee proposed in his best-selling book, Four Blood Moons, that one of the four lunar eclipses in 2014 or 2015 would … Continue reading

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Hanging On

(Hebrews 3:6 NIV)  But Christ is faithful as a son over God’s house. And we are his house, if we hold on to our courage and the hope of which we boast. If you have ever picked grapes off the … Continue reading

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Naughty Is As Naughty Does

It is the time of the year when the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage is busy doing 101 things in as many directions: cookies to bake, presents to buy, Christmas cards to address and send and a thousand other things … Continue reading

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Salvation For Mr. Banks

Hope Without Christ By Charles Mosley c. 2013 I paid for my ticket and hurried to auditorium one where the movie was showing.   The previews were still showing so I hadn’t missed the start of the movie.  I would get … Continue reading

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