Learning (about Opportunities) from Oysters and Ox-goads Dr. James J. S. Johnson After him was Shamgar the son of Anath, who killed 600 men of the Philistines with an ox-goad; and he also delivered Israel. (Judges 3:31) Oysters and oxgoads (also spelled "ox-goads") are not usually mentioned in the same sentence, but they both can … Continue reading Learning from Oysters and Ox-goads
Wood, It Be Good for Builders to Use Timber for Carbon Sinks? Dr. James J. S. Johnson Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble; every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire … Continue reading Wood, It Be Good for Builders to Use Timber for Carbon Sinks?
Fast-food Needed by Hurrying Bumblebees! … Continue reading Fast-food Needed by Hurrying Bumblebees!
Economic Stresses Climax with Conch Republic "War" Crisis! (Like an Orphan Manatee, Distressed Economies Need a Rescue) Dr. James J. S. Johnson There hath no temptation [trial/testing] taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will … Continue reading Economic Stresses Climax with Conch Republic “War” Crisis!
Surveillance: How Much Are You Being Monitored? Learning from Hummingbirds Dr. James J. S. Johnson For we are made a spectacle unto the world, and to angels, and to men. (1st Corinthians 4:9b) Beware! – you are being watched, more than you know! In some neighborhoods surveillance is all around—neighbors watching neighbors, using cell-phones to … Continue reading Surveillance Monitoring: Learning from Hummingbirds
Remembering Lava Butte, as Mule Deer Enjoy Some Peace and Quiet Dr. James J. S. Johnson As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God, my soul thirsteth for God, for the living God! When shall I come and appear before God? (Psalm 42:1-2) Closed parks, banned hiking … Continue reading Remembering Lava Butte
Catching Crayfish, with Coronavirus-Conscious Caution: Flying the Flag of Healthcare, Is America Recklessly Over-reacting to its own Peril? Dr. James J. S. Johnson Turn not to the right hand nor to the left: remove thy foot from evil. (Proverbs 4:27) Is America over-reacting to the Wuhan Virus epidemic/pandemic? If so, how much peril does America … Continue reading Learning from Crayfish: Is America Over-reacting?
Hoopla over Hypacrosaurus DNA: Is that DNA, inside that Duck-billed Dinosaur’s Skull ? Dr. James J. S. Johnson O Timothy, keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane and vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called, which some professing have erred concerning the faith. (1st Timothy 6:20-21a) Observable facts have a … Continue reading Hoopla over Hypacrosaurus DNA
Pantheistic Penitents Pray to Plants: Seminarians Plant Idolatry in New York City Dr. James J. S. Johnson And even as they did not like to retain [ouk edokimasan, literally “did not approve”] God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate [adokimon, literally “unapproving”] mind. (Romans 1:28) Recently some seminary students exhibited … Continue reading Pantheistic Penitents Pray to Plants
Is Your Individual Life Like a Drop of Water? Dr. James J. S. Johnson For as the rain comes down, and the snow from heaven, and do not return there, but water the earth, and make it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower and bread to the eater. (Isaiah … Continue reading Is Your Life Like a Drop of Water?