• Making Sense of Halloween

    23 October, 2014

    Introduction Ghosts and goblins, skeletons and skulls are the order of the day. Shrill voices and bright eyes of wonderment gaze hopefully upward and beg trick or treat. Pumpkins and black cats are all enlisted to create a mirthful ambience that horror is fun while death is a game. We used to go…...[read more]

  • Halloween Unzipped

    23 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 203/14 ... Would you give your son a snake when he asked for fish? Would you give your daughter a scorpion if she requested an egg? Why then would Christians honor the serpent of Eden (the dragon of Revelation) by sharing in his Halloween celebrations and permit our children to be caught…...[read more]

  • Lightning Strikes of Love

    22 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 202/14 ... Gathered around the Throne of Grace are ragamuffins, vagabonds and ne'er-do-wells. With the delight that only heaven can hold the Father beams without restraint from His throne – you are my sons and daughters, I am your very proud father. These fatherless and…...[read more]

  • To The Unwanted

    21 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 201/14 ... God seeks outcasts and the abandoned; those for whom nobody cares. The eyes of the Lord scan for those the eyes of man won't. #And the Lord said to me: I will gather the lame and love the lost. My name will be on their foreheads. Because of My name they will receive…...[read more]

  • The 6AM Prayer

    20 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 200/14 ... The true story is told of an insane royal braggart who became a beggar. In divinely forced humility he roamed as wild animals do, in an aimless abandon through bleak heartlands. From humility he then cried to Heaven; Heaven heard and his throne was restored. (See Daniel…...[read more]

  • St. Augustine's 3 Wishes

    19 October, 2014

    Soul Snack 199/14 ... History permits the reader to gaze down well-lit corridors of time and capture another's pulse. Having walked the sands of the Southern Mediterranean from 354 AD to 430 AD St Augustine of Hippo (Algeria) penetrates Christian thought to this day. Converted from a raucous…...[read more]