Author Archives

I have been involved in a lot of church work my whole life, but I consider Yeshua to be everything and the hidden life in Him. I was part of the Jesus movement revival of the early 1970's and I have a heart for Israel.

  • David Crockett

    David Crockett wrote a narrative biography of his life in 1835.  Unable to abtain a ready copy of it, I picked up, “Davy Crockett, the Man, the Legend, the Legacy”, by Michael Lofaro.  This book is a book report on… Read More ›

  • God’s Test and Ours

    Steel is formulated from iron and carbon in a process with extreme heat to produce properties of hardness and strength. When it is tempered it will bend without breaking.  It is tested to ensure that the process has achieved its… Read More ›

  • Correcting the Record

    Imagine if your child came home from school and told you that the best thing to do when you get cut is to put cow dunk on it and bleed a lot if you have a fever.  This is where… Read More ›

  • Interview With The Editor of the Apologist

    Your insight for a blog about “life on God’s terms”, can you tell us what was your inspiration was or how this came to you? I see so many people today who only want to accept God on their terms.  This… Read More ›

  • Messiah’s Return

    Israel was destroyed in 70 AD, by the Romans, shorty after the Messiah Yeshua was killed, raised to life and ascended to heaven.  In 1947 the Israeli nation was reestablished.  In 1967, Jerusalem the capital of Israel was liberated from… Read More ›

  • Kingdom Assignments

    Everyone has a different calling and purpose in God’s Kingdom.  Though there may be many ministers or teachers or worship leaders, they are each different.  Moreover, there are tasks that God assigns that we might never consider an actual calling… Read More ›

  • Frustrated Wicked

    Evil people scheme and contrive how to steal, kill and destroy.  They are not just rough criminals, some are beautiful, rich and powerful.  These are the aims of their father, Satan, who has them captive by their own evil desires…. Read More ›

  • Prayer Group

    I’ve been in many prayer groups, most were great.  We had a small one at work that did exploits in the Spirit among people, organizations, crossing boundaries.  The one most unusual was with a group of women, who allowed me… Read More ›

  • Human Wisdom

    If I could offer you nothing but human wisdom I would be deceiving you that I was something other than a weak flawed human just like you.  However, if I knew the perfect God-Man who was the door to life… Read More ›

  • The Believer’s Victory Story

    I’ve heard many people say it and I have experienced myself – When God chooses to do something He often involves people, although our part is always very small.  The Bible bears this out with Moses, and many others.  Moses… Read More ›

  • The Fingerprint of God

    If this being is omnipotent, then every occurrence, including every human action, every human thought, every human feeling and aspiration is also His work; how is it possible to think of holding men responsible for their deeds and thoughts before… Read More ›

  • Most People

    Most people are environmentalists, they don’t pollute the land, water or air, nor do they think others should.  These same people are kind to animals and would never think of starving or abusing their pets, or even a stray.  The… Read More ›

  • Yeshua’s Father

    What of Yeshua’s relationship with His Father.  As with all things regarding Yeshua we can see a perfect relationship between Father and Son.  As a young boy Yeshua talked of being in his Father’s house.  He sought out God’s presence… Read More ›

  • Trump Speaking Out

    Many people, even those who support President Trump, are put off by his responses to those who falsely accused him. This is a departure from some past Presidents, particularly George W. Bush, who thought it was beneath the office and… Read More ›

  • Hope for the Downcast

    “Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits—who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good… Read More ›

  • An Aberration Unexplained

    Our communication methods, tools, means, and technology are evolving at an unprecedented rate.  TV has been relegated to a dwindling source of news; Internet and other digital and video forums are growing as fast as the technology that enables it…. Read More ›

  • Our Plight on Earth

    If you had only one set of clothes you might be better off than other men.  If you had a complete set of underwear, you certainly would be greatly advantaged to those who are barely able to cover their nakedness,… Read More ›

  • Division

    At the height of the cold war, school children regularly practiced getting under their desks at the sound of a loud siren, designating a nuclear attack from the USSR, our bitter enemy. The threat was real and tensions high. As… Read More ›

  • More Science Fiction

    I have always enjoyed a good science fiction story, but to be good it must have a device to make it plausible. C.S. Lewis wrote a science fiction trilogy with the first book, “Out of the Silent Planet”, published in… Read More ›

  • Because of My Enemies

    A novel idea comes forth like an answer unknown, unexpected, but shining as light, enabling vision. Sometimes amid the rambling questions and flitting fancies that occupy our mind a conversation forms. To some It may seem like arrogance to say,… Read More ›

  • Coming Influence of God

    The desert and wilderness will break forth into blossom revealing the splendor and glory of God. Those with feeble knees and fearful heart hear, “Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with divine… Read More ›

  • Alone in the Wilderness

      This is the title of a documentary film about Dick Proenneke, a man who left civilization for the Alaskan wilderness. This movie is a quintessential male statement of challenge, endeavor and quest. The film was compiled from self-made films… Read More ›

  • Judgment

    I heard about a man who found a ticket for his shoe repair that he had lost almost ten years earlier. Considering he had nothing to lose, he went to the shoe repair shop and provided the ticket. The shoe repairman took it, went into the back and after some time returned. The man asked, […]

  • Public Forum and Free Speech

    Are the electronic platforms of Twitter, Facebook, Google and Apple, public forums? Free speech is protected in the public forum, not in private locations. The public square, parks, and sidewalks are places of public fora. Yet, in our society public… Read More ›

  • Protected Class

    I was reading a Wikipedia biography of Pat Robertson that contained a section on Controversies and Criticisms, listing all manner of so-called controversial topics and criticisms, (are these criticisms of Robertson or subjects of his critique). The tone of this… Read More ›