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To Whom Do We Base Our Confidence?

December 20, 2012

The road to the top wasn’t easy for David. For before he became king of Israel and brought his nation to political prominence during his time, he also went through low points in his life. In fact, one the most difficult moments of his life happened just before he became king. He was hunted down […]

What God Said Meant

December 18, 2012

Two powerful phrases we can see from Genesis 1 are “And God said” and “God saw that it was (very) good.” The “And God said” phrase appeared  verses 3, 6, 9, 11 14, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 29 or a total of 11 times! While the phrase “God saw that it was (very) good” appeared in verses 4, 10, […]

Responding In Good & Bad Days

September 19, 2012

Basketball’s basic goal is to shoot the ball to the hoop. But on April 11, 1999, the Chicago Bulls found it quite difficult to do against the swarming defense of the visiting Miami Heat. The Bulls were playing in the post-Michael Jordan era, a period of NBA darkness for them. Nearly a year before their […]