Home at Last

My co-author and mother (yes, it is possible for a mother & daughter to write a book together and still like each other!) died last Tuesday, and is to be buried this Tuesday. Nancy Ann Lewis Ferguson of Abilene passed away Tuesday, July 16. Funeral services will be at Hillcrest Church of Christ, Abilene at… Continue reading Home at Last

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My Cup Runneth Over

The Twenty-third Psalm is a favorite of many. It describes the love of God for us as that of a good shepherd caring for his own sheep. Most of the Psalm describes the work of a shepherd in terms that even those of us who never spent any time around sheep can understand: the shepherd… Continue reading My Cup Runneth Over

Signs in John’s Gospel

There are several words in Scripture for what we might call “miracles”: mighty deeds emphasizes the power behind the unusual occurrences wonders emphasizes the effect what is happening has on witnesses signs emphasizes that the event indicates something/someone of greater significance The preferred word for “miracles” in the Gospel of John is the word “signs”,… Continue reading Signs in John’s Gospel