Tag Archives: Age

Heroic Courage? (Perhaps Simply Tired)

Now when Daniel learned that the decree had been published, he went home to his upstairs room where the windows opened toward Jerusalem. Three times a day he got down on his knees and prayed, giving thanks to his God, just as … Continue reading

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A lot of Words

I too will have my say; I too will tell what I know. For I am full of words, and the spirit within me compels me; Job 32:17-18 (NIV) Wendy and I often joke about the differences between men and … Continue reading

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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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