WH – A CENSUS SURVEY AND OBAMACARE….
The Census Bureau operated as an independent entity within the U.S. Commerce Department, answering to the Commerce Secretary, though its director is appointed by the president. The current director is John Thompson.
But that changed in 2009, when President Barack Obama moved the bureau under the Office of Management in Budget, which…
Morning “Take us the foxes, the little foxes that spoil the vines.”
Song of Solomon 2:15
A little thorn may cause much suffering. A little cloud may hide the sun. Little foxes spoil the vines; and little sins do mischief to the tender heart. These little sins burrow in the soul, and make it so full of that which is hateful to Christ, that he will hold no comfortable fellowship and communion…
Our prayers bring us into God’s presence
How can I make my prayers effective?
I urge you, first of all, to pray for all people. As you make your requests, plead for God’s mercy upon them, and give thanks. Pray this way for kings and all others who are in authority, so that we can live in peace and quietness, in godliness and dignity.1 Timothy 2:1-2
God protects his people The land of Israel
PRAY FOR PEACE OF JERRUSALEM
O my people, I will open your graves of exile and cause you to rise again. Then I will bring you back to the land of Israel.Ezekiel 37:12
Birth of a Nation
In 63 B.C. the Roman armies invaded the land of Israel and made it part of the Roman Empire. Then Jesus came, and in response to…
God pursues us with his love
How do you pray for the increase of God’s love?
May God himself, our Father, and our Lord Jesus make it possible for us to come to you very soon. And may the Lord make your love grow and overflow to each other and to everyone else, just as our love overflows toward you. As a result, Christ will make your hearts strong, blameless, and holy when you stand before God…
The last census
The Lord shall count, when he writeth up the people, that this man was born there.
Suggested Further Reading: Revelation 20:11-15
The matters with which the census shall have to do will be decisive. Perhaps, my hearer, your name could not be written today among the regenerate, but there is hope yet, and we trust by God’s grace before you leave here you may have a…
The gift of salvation
Have you confessed your sins?
They took turns confessing their sins and worshipping the Lord their God.
The recognition of sin is the beginning of salvation.
The year 1983 summoned forth two splendid examples of moral imperfection: Rep. Daniel Crane (R-Ill) and Rep. Gerry Studds (D-Mass). Both were censured by the…