Theological Thursdays: Knowing God – Thanksgiving Break

 William  November 25, 2004  1 Comment on Theological Thursdays: Knowing God – Thanksgiving Break

Our ongoing study of J. I. Packer’s book Knowing God is taking this week off due to Thanksgiving. We will resume the study next week, December 2, 2004. You can find all of the previous lessons using the Knowing God…

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Poem: Missing You

 William  November 25, 2004  2 Comments on Poem: Missing You

I once thought of trying to write for Hallmark. You know, the verses on the inside of the cards you buy. Much of what I have written as poetry over the years has been informal and in direct response to…

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A Blessed Thanksgiving To All

 William  November 25, 2004

Today we remember that it is from God that we have everything of worth having and we thank him for it. This holiday of Thanksgiving should call to mind the words of Paul in Acts 17:28, “For in him we…

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The Death Penalty: Part I

 William  November 24, 2004  4 Comments on The Death Penalty: Part I

The Scott Peterson case has brought the topic of the death penalty back into discussion and numerous Christian writers have begun to comment on the issue (i.e. Proverbial Wife). I have a problem. I have stated before that to the…

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Moses Mondays: Omens

 William  November 22, 2004

The world of the Egyptians was filled with signs, omens, and portents. They saw spiritual significance in almost everything. One of the major challenges I faced, one that caused me the biggest intitial problem, was how to have Moses’ arrival…

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Passports

 William  November 20, 2004

I recently saw this again. It made the rounds a year or two ago and I still find it to the point considering President Jacques Chirac’s latest statements. Scene at a passport station in France A group of Americans, retired…

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Theological Thursdays: Knowing God: The Study of God

 William  November 19, 2004

Welcome to our ongoing study of J. I. Packer’s book Knowing God You can find all of the previous lessons using the Knowing God category link. Study materials for the book are also available at william.meisheid.com. Last week we looked…

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Knowing God Will Be Late

 William  November 19, 2004  2 Comments on Knowing God Will Be Late

I am sorry but this week’s Theological Thursday: Knowing God session will be late. Events have conspired to limit time and resources and getting the first chapter study into written form has proven to harder than I expected. When teaching…

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Faults And Fault Lines

 William  November 18, 2004  2 Comments on Faults And Fault Lines

Do we just have faults, or do we also have fault lines in our lives? Faults can be corrected, but are faultlines like Paul’s thorn, something we are stuck with throughout our entire lives, a brokenness riven to our very…

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Really Working I Am

 William  November 17, 2004

I am doing training today and tomorrow at a client site so I will not be posting much, if at all. Real work always overrides blog work. Keep me in your prayers. I am training three women, and being a…

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