Competing, in Plain View, for a Ball of Dung

Competing, in Plain View, for a Ball of Dung Dr. James J. S. Johnson Yea, doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ.  … Continue reading Competing, in Plain View, for a Ball of Dung

Which Helps More, for Understanding the Meaning of Isaiah 40:22, ‘Consensus Astronomy’ or Biblical Hebrew ?

Which Helps More, for Understanding the Meaning of Isaiah 40:22, 'Consensus Astronomy' or Biblical Hebrew? Dr. James J. S. Johnson It is He Who sits upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; He Who stretches out the heavens as a curtain, and He spreads them out as a tent … Continue reading Which Helps More, for Understanding the Meaning of Isaiah 40:22, ‘Consensus Astronomy’ or Biblical Hebrew ?

September 25th, AD1066: Someone Needs to Guard the Boats!

September 25th, AD1066:  Someone Needs to Guard the Boats! Dr. James J. S. Johnson This shall be written for the generation to come; and the people which shall be created shall praise the Lord.   (Psalm 102:18) Is "parking lot" duty important?  What if the "parking lot" is a coastal shoreline, and what is being "parked" there … Continue reading September 25th, AD1066: Someone Needs to Guard the Boats!

Critiquing the ‘Critical Text’ Critics

Critiquing the 'Critical Text' Critics Dr. James J. S. Johnson The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times. 7  Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever. (Psalm 12:6-7, KJV) Recently a friend, Brian Shepherd, asked me … Continue reading Critiquing the ‘Critical Text’ Critics

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 6

Holiday Blessings:  Faith, Family, Festivals, Food, & Fun  --- Chapter 6: Christmas and its Entourage Dr. James J. S. Johnson And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins.  (Matthew 1:21) CHRISTMAS AND  ITS  ENTOURAGE For many, Christmas is the greatest … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 6

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 4

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS:  FAITH, FAMILY, FESTIVALS, FOOD, & FUN  --- Chapter 4:  SABBATH, the Original Holiday Dr. James J. S. Johnson Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy:  6 days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work,  but the 7th day is the sabbath of the Lord thy God;  in it thou shalt not do … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 4

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 2

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS:   FAITH, FAMILY, FESTIVALS, FOOD, & FUN,  Chapter 2 HOW FREE ARE WE, TO CELEBRATE HOLIDAYS AS BLESSINGS? Dr. James J. S. Johnson Chapter 2 And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.  And God … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 2

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 1

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, FAITH, FAMILY, FESTIVALS, FOOD, & FUN Dr. James J. S. Johnson Chapter 1 Chapter 1:   ARE HOLIDAYS SPECIAL BLESSINGS, WORTH CELEBRATING?   “And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his work which God created and made. … Remember the Sabbath day, to … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 1

Hypothetical Questions Can Be Tricky Traps!

Hypothetical Questions Can Be Tricky Traps! Dr. James J. S. Johnson Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.   (Matthew 22:29) The truth-rejecting Sadducees, as well as the truth-evading Pharisees, tried to trap the Lord Jesus with trick questions.  But the Lord didn't take the … Continue reading Hypothetical Questions Can Be Tricky Traps!

Is 2nd Chronicles 7:14 a Prayer that Applies to America?

Is  2nd Chronicles 7:14  a Prayer that Applies to America?   (And if Not, What Prayer Does Apply to America?) Dr. James J. S. Johnson "If My People, who are called by My name, will humble themselves and pray, and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven, and I … Continue reading Is 2nd Chronicles 7:14 a Prayer that Applies to America?