The Word from God As I have crossed the 50 year old threshold I am able to look back on the blessings God has granted me, the accomplishments and achievements enjoyed, and 32 years of service in vocational ministry. I have moments I feel tired and would like to slow down, but then I read a passage of scripture that challenges me. In Joshua 13:1, we read that Joshua was advanced in age, but God does not allow Joshua to “retire” from serving Him. We read the Lord’s conversation
The Why and the Wherefore The why and the wherefore is a phrase that is based on an English phrase that emphasized not merely discovering the reason for an event, belief, or philosophy, but discovering the whole reason or all of the reasons. In our hectic and busy world, we often fail to consider the whole of any belief for why we do what we do. We tend to reduce everything down to the lowest common denominator. The Oft Quoted Verse I hear this often about church attendance.