Practical Proverbial, from Matthew, 21 December 2022. Today’s topic: Unusual News

All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet: “The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”).  Matthew 1:22-23 It was unusual and miraculous enough that Mary had claimed God had placed a child within her.   Then, that JosephContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Matthew, 21 December 2022. Today’s topic: Unusual News”

Practical Proverbial, from Joel, 1 November 2022. Today’s topic: Take Up the Joy

Do not be afraid, you wild animals, for the pastures in the wilderness are becoming green.  The trees are bearing their fruit; the fig tree and the vine yield their riches.  Be glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains because he is faithful.  He sends you abundant showers, bothContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Joel, 1 November 2022. Today’s topic: Take Up the Joy”

Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 May 2021 Today’s topic: So, There You Have It

 “Your Majesty looked, and there before you stood a large statue—an enormous, dazzling statue, awesome in appearance. The head of the statue was made of pure gold, its chest and arms of silver, its belly and thighs of bronze, its legs of iron, its feet partly of iron and partly of baked clay. While you were watching, a rock wasContinue reading “Practical Proverbial, from Daniel, 13 May 2021 Today’s topic: So, There You Have It”