Month: April 2011

Good Friday, Better Sunday

Lift Jesus higher,  Lift Jesus higher. Lift Him up for the world to see. He said “If I be lifted up from the Earth. I will draw all men unto Me.” This is a song I used to sing in youth group. Perhaps you sang it loud and proud...

God’s return policy: “His Word will not return void”

“His Word will not return void”  If I had nickel for every time I heard this phrase, I would have at least ten dollars. (Guess I should ask for more than a nickel.) Here’s my two cents on this topic. This phrase is a paraphrase of Isaiah 55:10-11. “As...

The Gospel According to Jon

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was a god.  Whoever translated The New World Translation (Jehovah’s Witnesses either do not know or are not telling) was not incorrect. The phrase can be translated “the word was a god.” Aside from...