Some men of the sea are deeply attached to their vocation. At Gloucester, Massachusetts, there is a statute which faces the sea. it is a fisherman fully clad in his oilskins, grasping a ship's wheel. A close look at his hands reveals he has lost his fingers, frozen off during the gale while he staffed the helm attempting to bring his sailing ship to a safe haven. Some will tell you that when he recovered from the trauma of his injury he returned to the sea. Others would give up such a vocation more quickly. When the Berlin Wall was built starting in August of 1961 most U.S.
Are you paying attention? Or are you paying attention to the wrong stuff? A voice that sounds a lot like Wisdom as we met her in Proverbs begs us to learn from past experience, so as not to spend money when we can get free stuff. The first generation liberated from Egypt died in the desert because they didn’t learn. And when the people pointed with oohs and ahhs towards current events, Jesus asked them to learn from the past to recognize that some things are not as significant as the eternal choices.
The government has finally woken up to the fact that the health of our children in this country is threatened by their food. For two generations, since World War II, food has become increasingly processed and the era of the fast food meal is well and truly with us.
Karen hates church. She feels it's a place where people are brainwashed. She thinks the people who go to church are weak, looking for a crutch in sermons that tell them how to behave. Karen clearly has an issue with established religion.