Category Archives: The word of God

The perils of a believer

It is so very easy to testify to the goodness of  God and the truth of scripture, as it takes no effort and causes no sweat. God’s word eats alive nonsense, false science so-called, exposes deceit wherever it is found, … Continue reading

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Why be ordinary?

Received a compliment the other day, some folks said that ‘ordinary Christians don’t believe the crap that I do.’ Of course the implication is that I believe things in scripture that other believers do not, thus marking myself with other … Continue reading

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CSI: pick a family or city

Can I introduce you to Jim Wallace? An around the kitchen table kinda guy, full of practical insight and sharp analytics stemming from a life of law enforcement, detective work, and forensics,  towards a quest for truth as found in … Continue reading

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The sun tells the truth

Clive Staples, aka Jack Lewis, in one of his most memorable quotes said this, which reveals a depth of appreciation for nature, God, the person and worth of Christ, and scripture. And I would just like to add, it is … Continue reading

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The book of numbers…

Mr Einstein (let’s not forget to include the females) said a few sarcastic things about God, but to the foolishness of so called wisdom I say this: Berating God because people abuse ‘religion’ is like scrapping arithmetic because of lying accountants. Neither … Continue reading

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Elementary principles

Here’s a shout out to many of the readers in this zip code who are at various mile markers of understanding in this pilgrim way. There is a common thought that is rolled around, and while the intentions are good, … Continue reading

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Question of the day

So a very good man asked this question for our immediate consideration: What shall a man give in exchange for his soul? I suppose the idea is for us to weigh against eternity what is truly valuable. What have you … Continue reading

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A few scriptures to consider

Bear with me a bit in explaining why these selected texts are front and center. Every verse has weight, every sentence has relevance of course, but do I think less of John 3.16 than Matthew 1.1? Of course not,  but here … Continue reading

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Oh THAT word

Dontcha just love the timeliness and eternal relevance of God’s word? God, the great keeper of time, has kept His word.   ‘Before Abraham was, I am.” Pilate: ‘what is truth?’ And God said, ‘let there be light, and there … Continue reading

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Higher education?

 (This post is the elder sister to ‘the links of  knowledge’) https://thenakedtruth2.wordpress.com/2015/01/18/the-links-of-knowledge/ https://thenakedtruth2.wordpress.com/2015/01/20/andromeda-you-must-watch/ Higher education is a worthy goal. Sandwiched between this post and the previous one was a short clip highlighting the dazzling display of Andromeda; it was a … Continue reading

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Plain old scripture

Dontcha just love the timeliness and eternal relevance of God’s word?   ‘Before Abraham was, I am.” Pilate: ‘what is truth?’ And God said, ‘let there be light, and there was light.’ (He made the stars also) ‘The Lord was … Continue reading

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The Captains compass

There is nothing like the intricate workings of a nautical compass. It is a fine piece of machinery, tooled to precision, and the brass speaks of  endurance, reliability, and credibility.  The compass reveals truth, as it reinforces that which is. … Continue reading

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