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  1. The Significance of 70AD

    A friend wrote this...

    Morning adelphoi,

    “True or false?” I asked. Obviously, I think the quote below is true. It is from the book In the Days of These Kings by Jay Rogers. I was thinking of trying to weasel it into one of my A Basic Outline of the Book of Revelation eletters. But then I have to remember my point in those letters is to keep things “basic” the opposite of “specific”. As the saying goes, I do not want lose sight of the forest, that Revelation ...
  2. Still attempting to learn Spanish

    Here I am, dreaming in Spanish, night after night, and I'm still nowhere near fluent in Spanish.

    This means it's going to be a while before I can do French.
  3. attempting to learn Spanish part... I have no idea what

    I'm putting on Spanish language satellite channels and falling asleep listening to them.

    So, I'm hearing Spanish language soap operas and whatever else in my sleep.

    So, I'll be dreaming and wonder: Why am I dreaming in SPANISH?

    Then I'll wake up, and, after a few seconds, I'll remember leaving the TV on a Spanish language channel.

    I've got a long way to go with Spanish.
  4. 8-16-18 (I think)

    I see something on the Internet, including this board, a lot, that is referred to as "keyboard courage".

    This is where people will say things over the Internet to other people that they probably wouldn't dare say to their faces.

    They try to intimidate people this way, BUT if the intended target responds with something to the effect of "I'm not intimidated.", in many cases they won't respond to that response EVER.

    I wish I had a dollar ...
  5. Through the cracks .

    We have a wooden deck on our property and there are cracks between the planks . Morning Glory vines are coming up between the planks , seeking the sun shine , and I keep pulling them out , but they come back . Is this the way we should be ? Should we be looking for the Son shining through the cracks in this world of ours and try our best to break through to the other side and bask in his full radiance ? Even if it requires the persistence of the morning glory ?