Scrībles

"Silent Night??"

Posted on December 19, 2018

Silent night!  Holy night!

All is calm, all is bright.

The holy infant is tender and mild.

He’s sound asleep.

How could He be anything but that, when heavenly peace is on patrol!

All the...

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The House of Christmas (From "A Slice of Infinity")

Posted on December 12, 2018

Some years ago, we were spending Christmas in the home of my wife’s parents. It was not a happy day in the household. Much had gone wrong during the preceding weeks, and a weight of sadness...

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"Cantankerous Christmas Kin: Bite Your Tongue!"

Posted on November 28, 2018

Here is an entry from the journal of a Bible College student.

I was in the college chapel looking at the order of service. When I saw who the preacher was, I groaned out loud. The middle-aged lady...

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"Give Thanks" - Reprise

Posted on November 21, 2018

Paul writes in Philippians 3:1, “Further, my brothers and sisters, rejoice in the Lord! It is no trouble for me to write the same things to you again, and it is a safeguard for you.”

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"Gratitude"

Posted on November 14, 2018

Two old friends met each other on the street one day.  One looked forlorn, almost on the verge of tears.  His friend asked, “What has the world done to you, my old friend?”

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