Noah’s Ark

It was in the 600th year of Noah’s life, on the 17th day of the 2nd month. All the springs in the deep burst open and the floodgates of heaven opened. Forty days and forty nights it rained in torrents. Genesis 7:11+12 Hardly any story from the Bible is better known than that of Noah … Mehr Noah’s Ark

Social Credits (English)

Social credits or social points, or quite loosely, “points for conforming behavior mandated by the state or certain individuals (groups).” This means that every person has a points account on which he can collect points, but also lose them. Through good and bad deeds. So: You start with 300 points. You help the homeless: +15 … Mehr Social Credits (English)

By the water

Blessed is he that walketh not in the counsel of the wicked, nor treadeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of scoffers, but delighteth in the law of the LORD, and pondereth his law day and night. He is like a tree planted by the rivers of water, which yields its … Mehr By the water

Who is Jesus (III)

Welcome to the third part of the picture series. There are really many statements about Jesus in the Bible – again and again I discover new character traits and designations of God’s Son. Have fun clicking through and thinking. There will be more in part I and part II of the series. 18 Statements of … Mehr Who is Jesus (III)

Finding Peace

Be still unto the LORD, and wait for him. Psalm 37:7 2023 is already half a year old… Perhaps this is a good opportunity to pause for a moment. What have I experienced this year? What am I grateful for? What is still to come? What has become important to me? Am I at peace … Mehr Finding Peace

Who is Jesus? (II)

The other morning the thought popped into my head: How to describe Jesus? How does the Bible describe Him? What facets can you discover in Him? Part 2… If you expect an exhaustive, complete answer, I’m sorry to disappoint you. I cannot give it to you. But: In a short time I have written down … Mehr Who is Jesus? (II)

Who is Jesus? (I)

The other morning the thought popped into my head: How to describe Jesus? How does the Bible describe Him? What facets can you discover in Him? If you expect an exhaustive, complete answer, I’m sorry to disappoint you. I cannot give it to you. But: In a short time I have written down a list, … Mehr Who is Jesus? (I)

Patience

Be patient. If you don’t do it with patience, you make it kaputt. Our pottery teacher Karen from Uganda That sucks! You’re standing at the checkout in the supermarket and the guy in front of you has been rummaging in his wallet for a cent coin for two minutes. Or the woman in front of … Mehr Patience

Inner wounds

Today I am writing more personally because I think this story from my life may help you if you are in a similar situation. Some time ago I read the book “The Secret of Your Strength” by Thomas Härry. It was very valuable for me. It is about emotional wounds that are inflicted on us … Mehr Inner wounds

Be there or be square!

Do you know “Men in Black” with Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones? Aside from the fact that the movie is really funny, there is one remarkable line that inspired me to write this post. Agent “K” (Jones) sees the potential in New York cop James Edwards (Smith) that he could become the “MIB” afterwards. … Mehr Be there or be square!