Remember Lot and his wife

Lot's wife has been widely known as one of the Bible's notorious 'disobedient woman'. While I do not argue that it was her misdemeanor that caused her to become a pillar of salt, I would also like for us think deeply about Lot's influence to his wife. The Danger of Lot's Decision In Genesis 19, … Continue reading Remember Lot and his wife


How do we take the Lord’s discipline?

"Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— “so that it may go well with you and that you may enjoy long life on the earth.” - Ephesians 6:1-3 As a young child, I remember clearly the periods in my life … Continue reading How do we take the Lord’s discipline?

How Much Land Does a Man Need? (Short Story)

by Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) I An elder sister came to visit her younger sister in the country. The elder was married to a tradesman in town, the younger to a peasant in the village. As the sisters sat over their tea talking, the elder began to boast of the advantages of town life: saying how comfortably they lived there, … Continue reading How Much Land Does a Man Need? (Short Story)