It is a nice coincidence that “succession” is built out of the word “success.” I understand that “succeed’ can mean both “follow” and “prosper” – and that the former is the connection with “succession.” But […]

Talking About God

While reading Psalm 145 this morning I couldn’t help but notice how often the psalmist was talking about talking. The talking is about God’s glory and majesty. The typical statements of praise are peppered with […]

On Being “Full-filled”

Although general familiarity with Scripture is evaporating before our eyes, there are still some verses that show up in positive thinking and on refrigerator magnets and Christian cards. Philippians 4:13 has just the right sentiment […]