Speaking the Truth in Love

Posts from February 2020

Delight in the Lord

According to a blog posted at Joel Osteen’s website, “God is interested in all your needs, desires, and even, your prosperity. […] Heaven is full of blessings waiting to be bestowed upon you. […] He will cause rivers of blessings to flow into your financial desert. […] Expect supernatural provision in your life.” One scripture…

The Manager of the Business

Usually, the church receives several calls a day from telemarketers. “Hello, this is the Seagoville Church of Christ.” “Yes, may I speak to the youth director?” “May I speak to the person who coordinates fund-raisers?” “May I speak to the person authorized to make changes in your phone service?” “May I speak to the pastor?”…

Spring Teaching Quarter

The Spring Teaching Quarter begins Sunday March 1st.  On Sunday mornings, the adult classes will be as follows: Hesikiah will teach in room 2. Steve will teach in the fellowship room, and David will teach in the auditorium.  No classes will meet in room 1 on Sunday mornings.

What Wasn’t Expected

Cynthia Kelly is the editor of “Manhattan Project: The Birth of the Atomic Bomb in the Words of Its Creators, Eyewitnesses and Historians.” The book includes a fascinating story about Swiss physicist Paul Scherrer, who bombarded thorium with neutrons “and saw the fission fragments that [Lise] Meitner and [Otto] Frisch had identified. But Scherrer wouldn’t…