Speaking the Truth in Love

Posts from February 2020

The Sunday Forecast

Lord, I love you with all my heart, soul, strength, and mind, so there’s a 100% chance that I’ll be in church this Sunday. I can’t wait to praise your name in song and prayer, remember your Son in communion, listen to the reading and preaching of your word, give thanks with an offering, and…

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…