Daily Focus, October 20, 2017

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 116:1 – 118:29 (“I love the Lord, because he has heard my voice and my pleas for mercy.“) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to come.” …

A Marathon, The Hard Way

LightGrams October 19, 2017 Volume 21, Number 36 Irene Sewell is now listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. She recently completed a marathon race in 7 hours and 28 minutes. If you’re wondering what’s so special about that, let me finish: She ran the entire marathon in high heels! Winning a spot in…

Daily Focus, October 19, 2017

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 112:1 – 115:18 (“Tremble, O earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is…

Daily Focus, October 18, 2017

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 109:1 – 111:10 (“Help me, O Lord my God!  Save me according to your steadfast love!“) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to come.”  Hebrews 13:14…

Daily Focus, October 17, 2017

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 107:1 – 108:13 (“With God we shall do valiantly; it is He who will tread down our foes.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to come.” …

Daily Focus, October 16, 2017

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.”  James 4:8 Daily Bible Reading: Psalm 105:1 – 106:48 (“He opened the rock, and water gushed out; it flowed through the desert like a river.”) This Week’s Memory Verse: “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to…

What The Seer Didn’t See

LightGrams October 12, 2017 Volume 21, Number 35 A story out of Massachusetts last week told of a psychic who pleaded guilty in Federal court to tax evasion. The case centered on her work with an elderly lady in Boston who paid $3.5 million over a seven year period to have demons exorcised from her…

Word Clouds

LightGrams October 5, 2017 Volume 21, Number 34 Most of us have at one time or another enjoyed reading the comics. Someone might ask, “Read them? I thought comic strips were cartoons, drawings. How can you read them?” In most comic strips I’m familiar with the words of the cartoon character are written in a…

Step Into The Light

LightGrams September 28, 2017 Volume 21, Number 33 L.L. Bean is a brand that has become associated with outdoor clothing and gear. They’ve worked hard to build this identity. Last week they took their advertising of this theme to a whole new level. An insert was prepared for the New York Times. At first glance…