It was a hectic morning for a Saturday...
Greet all the brethren with an holy kiss.
I Thessalonians 5:26
Often times, shortly before the start of our chapel services, we'd all greet one another with what's known as "high-fives."
And these three men, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego,
fell down bound into the midst of the burning fiery furnace.
Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego were three young Hebrew men who got tossed alive into a fiery furnace under orders from Nebuchadnezzar, King of Babylon...
There hath no temptation taken you,
but such as is common to man...
I Corinthians 10:13a
A friend whom I correspond with asked me if I face temptations here in prison the way he said he does on the outside...
God was good to my Dad. He lived until the age of 101, and was in relatively good health until about four to five months before his passing...
Earlier this evening I received the news that my beloved father passed away while in his bed...
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes:
and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow,
nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain:
for the former things are passed away.
Revelation 21: 4
Today I received the expected news. An angel named Grace went home to glory and is now safely in the arms of Jesus...