Young Coral Reef Surprise: Extra-Deep with Little Sunlight, yet Quick-Growing

Young  Coral  Reef  Surprise:  Extra-Deep  with  Little  Sunlight,  yet  Quick-Growing Dr. James J. S. Johnson So is this great and wide sea, wherein are things creeping innumerable, both small and great beasts. (Psalm 104:25) Recent research is surprising those who study coral reefs, especially those who assume that they grow slowly.(1),(2)  As a result of … Continue reading Young Coral Reef Surprise: Extra-Deep with Little Sunlight, yet Quick-Growing

Learning from Oysters and Ox-goads

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

Economic Stresses Climax with Conch Republic “War” Crisis!

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 Monitoring: Learning from Hummingbirds

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

Steam Trumpets, for Those with Ears to Hear

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

Fulfillment of Genesis 49 Prophecy is Accidently Corroborated by King Mesha’s Bragging on the Moabite Stone

Fulfillment of Genesis 49 Prophecy is Accidently Corroborated by King Mesha's Bragging on the Moabite Stone Dr. James J. S. Johnson And Mesha, king of Moab, was a sheepmaster [ נֹקֵ֑ד  i.e., sheep-breeder, sheep rancher], and he rendered unto the king of Israel 100,000 lambs, and 100,000 rams, with the wool.  (2nd Kings 3:4) Recently a … Continue reading Fulfillment of Genesis 49 Prophecy is Accidently Corroborated by King Mesha’s Bragging on the Moabite Stone

HOT DESERTS: Lethal to Some, Yet Home to Others

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