the yearly 2020 – a year in scrutiny, 12-31-20 (ultra-warning: this post contains a nasty comic strip)

Isaiah 43:16-21 This is what God says, the God who builds a road right through the ocean, who carves a path through pounding waves,The God who summons horses and chariots and armies— they lie down and then can’t get up; they’re snuffed out like so many candles:“Forget about what’s happened; don’t keep going over old…… Continue reading the yearly 2020 – a year in scrutiny, 12-31-20 (ultra-warning: this post contains a nasty comic strip)

the daily home again from home … again, 12-30-20

Revelation 3:19 “The people I love, I call to account—prod and correct and guide so that they’ll live at their best. Up on your feet, then! About face! Run after God! . Goodbye grim-colored home. Off to Otherplaceville. . There is or was a show on television called One Second Before Disaster which backwards engineers…… Continue reading the daily home again from home … again, 12-30-20

the daily in which my wife refuses to unplug the couch, 12-29-20

Ephesians 1:7-10 Because of the sacrifice of the Messiah, his blood poured out on the altar of the Cross, we’re a free people—free of penalties and punishments chalked up by all our misdeeds. And not just barely free, either. Abundantly free! He thought of everything, provided for everything we could possibly need, letting us in…… Continue reading the daily in which my wife refuses to unplug the couch, 12-29-20

the daily post-holiday post, 12-28-20

Obadiah 15-18 ““God’s Judgment Day is near for all the godless nations.As you have done, it will be done to you. What you did will boomerang back and hit your own head. Just as you partied on my holy mountain, all the godless nations will drink God’s wrath.They’ll drink and drink and drink— they’ll drink…… Continue reading the daily post-holiday post, 12-28-20

Crīstesmæsse

Isaiah 55:3 But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed. . Somebody owes royalties to somebody. . He daid. . This is the oddest Christmas décor I have ever seen. . John 10:6-10 – Jesus…… Continue reading Crīstesmæsse

the daily good grief, wuhan, just go away – and, hey you, beatnik, how’d you get in this post?, 12-23-20

Isaiah 40:27-31 Why would you ever complain, O Jacob, or, whine, Israel, saying,“God has lost track of me. He doesn’t care what happens to me”?Don’t you know anything? Haven’t you been listening?God doesn’t come and go. God lasts. He’s Creator of all you can see or imagine.He doesn’t get tired out, doesn’t pause to catch…… Continue reading the daily good grief, wuhan, just go away – and, hey you, beatnik, how’d you get in this post?, 12-23-20

the daily this web blurbing can get out of hand, 12-22-20

Revelation 7:9-12 I looked again. I saw a huge crowd, too huge to count. Everyone was there—all nations and tribes, all races and languages. And they were standing, dressed in white robes and waving palm branches, standing before the Throne and the Lamb and heartily singing: Salvation to our God on his Throne!Salvation to the…… Continue reading the daily this web blurbing can get out of hand, 12-22-20

the daily what’s pre-ww1 winston churchill got against the latvians and what’s not for Christmas?, 12-21-20

Proverbs 12:1 Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid. . My Latvian parents came over to the states after WW2 and settled in Central Indiana. Here they birthed four of their five chucklins, the first one born in a displaced persons camp in Germany. I’m a first generation Latvian-American and…… Continue reading the daily what’s pre-ww1 winston churchill got against the latvians and what’s not for Christmas?, 12-21-20

the daily back to cuba, abakua and revolution square, 12-18-20

Revelation 22:18-19 I give fair warning to all who hear the words of the prophecy of this book: If you add to the words of this prophecy, God will add to your life the disasters written in this book; if you subtract from the words of the book of this prophecy, God will subtract your…… Continue reading the daily back to cuba, abakua and revolution square, 12-18-20

the daily chapter 12 – i endanger my neighbors by driving like a madman (from his autobiography “whatever happened to me? the story of rue fontaine and the london dingbats”, 12-17-20

Psalm 92:12-15 The righteous flourish like the palm tree and grow like a cedar in Lebanon.13 They are planted in the house of the Lord; they flourish in the courts of our God.14 They still bear fruit in old age; they are ever full of sap and green,15 to declare that the Lord is upright;…… Continue reading the daily chapter 12 – i endanger my neighbors by driving like a madman (from his autobiography “whatever happened to me? the story of rue fontaine and the london dingbats”, 12-17-20