Tag Archives: Age

Wisdom, Age and Suffering

Is not wisdom found among the aged? Does not long life bring understanding? Job 12:12 (NIV) Wisdom is, indeed, found among the aged. Still, I’ve known many an old fool. Long life does not necessarily bring understanding, Job. But, it … Continue reading

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Sometimes I Need a Lecture from Doc

Once again there was a battle between the Philistines and Israel. David went down with his men to fight against the Philistines, and he became exhausted. 2 Samuel 21:15 (NIV) I had my annual physical earlier this month. My doctor has … Continue reading

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Body and Soul

Sovereign Lord, my strong deliverer,     you shield my head in the day of battle. Psalm 140:7 (NIV) Last night I was invited to dinner by a client. One of the men at our table shared a humorous story of when he was … Continue reading

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Spiritual Arteriosclerosis

Why do you harden your hearts as the Egyptians and Pharaoh did? When Israel’s god dealt harshly with them, did they not send the Israelites out so they could go on their way? 1 Samuel 6:6 (NLT) The events described … Continue reading

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A New Appreciation of Aged Widsom

Never speak harshly to an older man,but appeal to him respectfully as you would to your own father. 1 Timothy 5:1 (NLT) This past weekend, Wendy and I attended a Journey to Wholeness conference at our church along with our … Continue reading

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This Has Not Changed

My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself … Continue reading

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The Old Man in the Crowd

Even in old age they will still produce fruit;     they will remain vital and green. Psalm 92:14 (NLT) Most people that I find myself around are younger than me. Don’t get me wrong. I have a lot of friends who … Continue reading

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