A Treasure New and Old

A Treasure New and Old

Through a glorious string of kingdom parables and explanations, CLB Biennial Convention 2018 attendees found life and were reminded of our place in the kingdom of God. The last parable in this string is found in Matthew 13:51-52. “‘Have you understood all these...
The Glorious Engrained in the Small

The Glorious Engrained in the Small

May I introduce you to Methuselah? Methuselah, the Judean date palm tree? He’s only thirteen years old. The thing is: we thought he didn’t exist. We thought he was extinct. I love this title of an article about Methuselah: “Extinct Tree Resurrected from Ancient Seeds...
BC18: King Me

BC18: King Me

The expression “King me!” is as worn as middle-aged memories of earlier days spent round a checker board. Yet, it is arresting and explosively current. Because, said this way, it is not the typical way in which we commonly use and hear the noun “king.” Here, “King...
UnDoing Savior

UnDoing Savior

“Woe is me, for I am UNDONE! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the Lord Almighty.”               —Isaiah 6:5 Harambe was a 440 pound western lowland Silverback gorilla at the Cincinnati zoo....