A Merry Life

Having a Merry Heart – Proverbs 17:21-28 21  He that begetteth a fool doeth it to his sorrow: and the father of a fool hath no joy. 25  A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bare him. 28  Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted … More A Merry Life

Gaza Aftershocks: Hamas fires 460 rockets. Netanyahu chooses cease-fire rather than invasion. Israeli Defense Minister resigns. Now, early elections look imminent. Here’s the latest.

Originally posted on Joel C. Rosenberg's Blog:
(Jerusalem, Israel) — It’s been a dramatic week here in the Holy Land. But buckle up. Far more drama lies ahead. Here are the highlights, followed by some analysis. MONDAY: An Israeli special forces unit conducting a secret operation in the Gaza Strip is spotted by Hamas…

A Church Without Walls

Originally posted on Nephos:
A Common Tradition The year was 287 A.D.  The place was the Swiss Alps.  Roman troops were fighting insurgents and the Emperor Maximian called in the Theban legion under the command of Maurice of Thebes. The legion comprised completely of Christians was ready to fight for the empire, but refused when…