Archive for the ‘Religion/Church’ Category

What Is Wrong with These People?

Posted: 20th January 2017 by LegoDoug in Doug, Family Members, Politics, Rants, Religion/Church

On the eve of the nomination of Donald Trump as President of the United States: My biggest complaint* of the past year has been this: White “Evangelicals” ignored virtually all of Scripture to support a man who represents a near perfect antithesis of Christianity. I have watched those on the fringes and outside of Christianity […]

The Lord YOUR God

Posted: 13th November 2014 by LegoDoug in Doug, Home Life, Religion/Church

But Isaac said to his son, “How is it that you have found it so quickly, my son?” He answered, “Because the LORD your God granted me success.” (Gen 27:20, ESV) I find the specific choice of words, “the LORD your God” to be troubling, especially as a parent. I want my children to have […]

God Is Born

Posted: 24th December 2012 by LegoDoug in Doug, Religion/Church

Around Christmas, I always think about my favorite Christmas hymn: “God is Born” (“Bóg się rodzi”). I’ve only got one recording of it in English, on an old cassette entitled “An English Christmas.” It is the National Christmas Hymn in Poland, where it originated. Here’s what I’ve been able to transcribe from the English version […]

Christos Anesti!

Posted: 4th April 2010 by LegoDoug in Religion/Church

Alithos Anesti!

Originally Posted on August 31, 2009: Quite some time ago, I started corresponding electronically with a young man in Tamale, Ghana, who wanted to expand his horizons and get to know people from around the world. This was possible via a computer center that the local embassy provides. A high school graduate with decent grades, […]

Our unnamed west Manchester Thursday evening small group study (a ministry of Heritage Baptist Church) will be starting up again tomorrow, after several weeks in hiatus, and we’ll be studying Francis Chan’s Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God. Below is a brief YouTube introduction with the author. I suppose if we were to call […]

Once I spoke in the West and a Christian told me, “I’ve been praying for years that the Communist government in China will collapse, so Christians can live in freedom.” This is not what we pray! We never pray against our government or call down curses on them. Instead, we have learned that God is […]

But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. The Garden Tomb, now empty. While they were […]

Enough, already!

Posted: 13th February 2009 by LegoDoug in Politics, Rants, Religion/Church

Could we just stop with the nonsense? Please?

Maybe Just a Little Bit Off

Posted: 7th February 2009 by LegoDoug in Humor, Photos, Religion/Church, Uncategorized

Whoops. I found this in a commercial/industrial park in Hudson, New Hampshire. (I have learned that this prediction came from The Church of the Livingstone and Mission for the Coming Days. See http://www.watchman.org/cults/endworld.htm .)