1. Great study earlier tonight with a young couple interested in knowing God. Pray they may come to faith and salvation.
  2. Gravity is a wonderful thing. It keeps your feet on the ground. And the sag in your face.
  3. Electrical switch for the office to get replaced in the morning. It burned out when a light bulb exploded last Friday.
  4. Seems such things happen on the eve of a long holiday weekend. Murphy’s Law in force.
  5. Several friends in different states have been robbed recently. We feel for them and their material losses.
  6. A verse of mine: What doubt in God that food could be multiplied! Trampled at the gate, he saw and died. (2 Kgs 7.)
  7. A verse of Scripture: “Wait patiently for the Lord! Wait confidently for him! Do not fret over the apparent success of a sinner, a man who carries out wicked schemes!” Psalm 37.7.

  1. Ed Mathews’s devotional, “Plow New Ground,” reminded me today to consider God as Provider. “God will provide” Gen 22.8, Abraham said. And he did. Yahweh-Yireh.
  2. By now you’ve heard about the seismic shift, my bringing most everything from social media to here. Can you bear it?
  3. New series of messages in Urbanova these days: What Christ offers you.” Last week, the first, “Fullness.” Sunday: “Abundant Life.”
  4. Today was a quiet holiday at home for us. I worked at a slower pace.
  5. Yesterday, I wrote a long email to our children, about changes taking place in the city. Much growth here.
  6. A verse, a couplet, of mine:
    Wisdom lacks to solve by force our ills;
    Our inner pain, by thrills, or noise, or pills.
  7. Now an inspired verse from the Lord: “Let us carefully examine our ways, and let us return to the Lord” Lam 3.40.