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?
SAXON SEEDS, TRANSPLANTED ACROSS THE POND Dr. James J. S. Johnson I will praise Thee [O God]; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; marvelous are Thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well; my substance was not hid from Thee, when I was made in secret, and curiously wrought [the literal Hebrew verb RAQAM … Continue reading SAXON SEEDS, TRANSPLANTED ACROSS THE POND
Steam Trumpets, for Those with Ears to Hear Dr. James J. S. Johnson "For if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself to the battle?" (1st Corinthians 14:8) Did you know that the original name for a train whistle was a "steam trumpet"? Steam locomotive trains blew such signaling instruments to announce … Continue reading Steam Trumpets, for Those with Ears to Hear
Refuting a Blasphemer who Didn't Know Beans Dr. James J. S. Johnson Take thou also unto thee wheat, and barley, and beans, and lentiles, and millet, and fitches, and put them in one vessel, and make thee bread thereof . . . . (Ezekiel 4:9a) Green Beans Bioengineered for Waste Management When evolutionists accuse God … Continue reading Refuting a Blasphemer who Didn’t Know Beans
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
HOT DESERTS: LETHAL TO SOME, YET HOME TO OTHERS Dr. James J. S. Johnson The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose. (ISAIAH 35:1) In deserts the temps climb quite high, With scarce rain, those lands get quite dry; Such climes can … Continue reading HOT DESERTS: Lethal to Some, Yet Home to Others