A Mighty Fortress

A mighty fortress is our God, a bulwark never failing; Our Helper He, amid the flood of mortal ills prevailing; For still our ancient foe doth seek to work us woe; His craft and pow’r are great, and, armed with cruel hate, On earth is not his equal. Martin Luther’s battle-hymn Ein’ feste Burg took itsContinue reading “A Mighty Fortress”

Israel

It is a wonderful place visit. I am sure that it is a wonderful place to live. I know what some people are thinking reading those last two sentences: “Are you kidding me? Are you not aware of the bombings going on from Hamas just on the other side of the border? Are you notContinue reading “Israel”

Every Tribe, Nation, Tongue

It is a command, not a suggestion. When Jesus Christ spoke to his disciples before he ascended into heaven, he said to them: You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotestContinue reading “Every Tribe, Nation, Tongue”