I tend to begin more books than I finish. My goal this year is always to finish a book a week. Most of the time this is just too ambitious.
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1 Samuel 3; John 1:43-52 Can anything good come out of Ghana? Two weeks ago a 26-year old soldier raced repeatedly into a burning Bronx apartment building, saving four people before he died in the flames. His name was Pvt. Emmanuel Mensah and he immigrated from Ghana.
Most lands us in trouble. The word most gets us in trouble, not most people. When we want to lay claim to the popular position or opinion we use most; even if we know it runs into the wall of fallacies.
(Epiphany/Baptism of Jesus Sunday) Mark 4:4-11; On October 15, 1965 . . . In a demonstration staged by the student-run National Coordinating Committee to End the War in Vietnam, the first public burning of a draft card in the United States takes place. These demonstrations drew 100,000 people in 40 cities across the country. In…