That day started like any other day for us. We woke up, ate our meal of broccoli, cucumbers and collard greens, and started our lessons in Babylonian language. Three of us could speak Babylonian almost better than we could Hebrew, but Hananiah was still having a little bit of trouble, so we were helping him… Continue reading A Night We’ll Never Forget
Hi everyone! It's been a l-o-n-g while since I posted but I'm hoping to undo that destructive trend. From this point forward we shall endeavor to post study helps, creative (a.k.a. wacky) ideas for helping others study, and fun things to make you feel like you're studying while you're really just taking a break. [What… Continue reading No, I didn’t disappear (and we’ll hopefully be back more)
(ABRAHAM and the Servant, ELIEZER, are seated in the tent of Abraham. Supposedly.) ELIEZER: You know, Abraham, you’re getting kind of old. ABRAHAM (in an old man voice): I know. A hundred and forty last Tuesday. But what can I say? It’s God’s plan for me. But Eliezer, I was thinking. It’s about time… Continue reading Isaac and Rebekah
Sapphira and the Crowd SCENE. At a well inside Jerusalem, where the women meet to discuss conversions and circumstances. MERAB. [lets a bucket into the well and pauses halfway up] It’s just--it’s just so surprising, you know? I mean, the things the apostles told us about Jesus--they’re true! PENINNAH. [with a heavy bucket]… Continue reading Sapphira and the Crowd
Suffering is a topic none of us likes to address. Why do we suffer? Why doesn’t God just take the pain away? How can God allow suffering? Will the suffering ever end? Throughout the Old and New Testaments, we can clearly see the purpose and rewards of suffering. Many people try to make a… Continue reading Suffering in Hope
I was 18 years old, had just graduated from college with my BA, and was ready to take on the world. Finding a job was going to be easy. I mean, who wouldn’t want someone who was enthusiastic and could work hard? Right? Um, no. You can keep reading this article by clicking on the… Continue reading Three Things I Learned From Not Getting a Job
The other day I saw an ad that was so true it made me laugh. Usually I think of ads as so exaggerated that I don’t believe any of them. I mean, when I see things like this I usually ignore them because their claims are so preposterous! “Get 4 Disney movies for $1!” “Never… Continue reading God Wants to Hear from You!