Month: June 2014

  • Anger May Be An Appropriate Response

    Anger May Be An Appropriate Response

    When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come along with her also weeping, he was deeply moved in spirit and troubled. (John 11:33) The word translated “deeply moved” contains the sense of a brimming over and the word translated “troubled” is a hard word more akin to anger.  Jesus wept shortly afterwards. […]

  • Seeds and Trees

    Seeds and Trees

    Of all the things a man may see, few are as beautiful as a tree.  It is an astonishing creation. First of all there is the seed.  A seed of a birch tree contains the program to grow a birch tree, an acorn contains the program to grow an oak, a beech nut to grow […]