RSSArchive for November, 2015

Nov

29

Daniel’s 9: 25 Prophecy on the First Coming of Messiah

Daniel 9:25 states that from the commandment to rebuild Jerusalem till the coming Messiah shall be 69 weeks or 483 days…as a day is often referred to as a year…. This would mean 483 years….Ezra 7 establishes the date of rebuilding Jerusalem under Artaxerxes as 457 b.c. (the Persians kept detailed histories). In Luke 3: […]

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Nov

28

New Day

New Day Matthew 7: 14 Hand in hand they watch tides, watch wide ocean roll standing on balcony or with toes curled in sand on a sandy knoll among sea oats, and empty turtle shells, listen for far off knell beyond horn’s reach. Big ships like years deep in water toll slowly by as time, […]

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Nov

22

The Tempest

The Tempest You walk the drafty ladder ramp gang plank holding rope, in chains, sea below bouncing boat, enter narrow corridor, duck head into hold, even for him snug, take packed tightly place, grip oar. This, a journey within a journey. Smell mold, rats’ cheese, pitch, seawater, sweat and indescribables from cohabitors near yourself, all […]

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Nov

18

Titanic, On Time

Titanic, On Time The things that are seen are temporal But the things that are not seen are eternal II Cor. 4: 18 A clock on the wall ticks, strikes, smites stillness, hits with such force as knocks notes off page from pen, from table, riven into abyss. A man in formal wear waves his […]

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Nov

14

You Are or Have Been Known to Be

How many people need to be murdered before civilization strikes back to protect itself? It is war, it must be conducted as war…. Islam is a violent political movement, much more threatening than communism and as such it must be prohibited …. You Are, or Have Been known to Be You are to your own […]

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Nov

11

Mamwikomba Mwanika

Mamwikomba Mwanika, The band comes into the village club and machete in hand to kill her husband a recent convert out of islam’s chains by taking Christ into his heart. She tells them they are wrong. To kill him would but set him free for songs and praise, to dance forever at Jesus’ feet. It […]

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Nov

7

The Lost Wallet

The Lost Wallet A rough man, tattooed, no teeth from a hard life working to free himself from the sight and sound, the smell of jail that stayed him on his dangerous job high off the ground on slopes slippery with deception using cutter, air hammer and nail. All his money, five hundred bucks, I.D. […]

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Nov

4

God’s Messengers

God’s Messengers I urge you reject your sad impulse to walk right on by, ignoring these presences, these gifts, presented in real time, out of the ether of the universe. Listen instead to the messages that come Heaven sent and pass along whatever you can being one yourself, message and messenger, hand in hand, the […]

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