Proof vs. Persuasion

Do the Unpersuaded Have Enough Proof? Dr. James J. S. Johnson For the invisible things of Him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and deity, so that they are without excuse. (Romans 1:20) [Some speakers look "wise as an owl" … Continue reading Proof vs. Persuasion

Christmas Night, Coming as a Servant

Christmas Night, Coming as a Servant: Winter Weather, Sacrificial Service, and George Washington                                                     Dr. James J. S. Johnson GENERAL GEORGE WASHINGTON, after crossing the Delaware River Choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season . . .[ Hebrews 11:25] December, for those … Continue reading Christmas Night, Coming as a Servant

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 8

Dr. James J. S. Johnson HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 8: Reformation Day Of whom the world was not worthy: they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth. (Hebrews 11:38) "Bohemian Goose" and "Saxon Swan" Faith Foundations for Celebrating the Protestant Reformation On October the 31st of AD1517—using a hammer, … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 8

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 7

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 7 Dr. James J. S. Johnson For as Jonah was three days and three nights in the whale's belly; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.   (Matthew 12:40) Holiday Blessing:  Faith, Family, Festivals, Food, & Fun  ---  Chapter 7,  PASSOVER and … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 7

Laird Bill, God’s True Scholar

A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.  (Proverbs 17:17) DR.  WILLIAM  R.  COOPER,  a/k/a  LAIRD  BILL  O’ LOCHABER Scholars once showed merit, wielding a quill, Inkjet text on paper, printers now fill; As Somerled’s F-25,* Bill was nobly born alive; God’s true scholar, he is: my friend, Laird Bill … Continue reading Laird Bill, God’s True Scholar

Somerled, Manx-Norse-Gaelic King of the Isles, Forefather of Scottish Clans

DNA says Manx King, Somerled, the Celebrated Founding Father of Scottish Clans, had a “Norse” Patrilinear Ancestry ! Dr. James J. S. Johnson Do thy diligence to come before winter. Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all the brethren.  [2nd Timothy 4:21] DNA-TRACKING SOMERLED,  KING  OF  THE  ISLE  OF  MAN  AND  … Continue reading Somerled, Manx-Norse-Gaelic King of the Isles, Forefather of Scottish Clans

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

Thanksgiving: Better Late than Never

Thanksgiving:  Better Late than Never Dr. James J. S. Johnson And it came to pass, as He [i.e., the Lord Jesus Christ] went to Jerusalem, that He passed through the midst of Samaria and Galilee.  And as He entered into a certain village, there met Him ten men that were lepers, who stood afar off;  and … Continue reading Thanksgiving: Better Late than Never

On the Christian Conversion of Olaf Tryggvason, Leif Eiriksson, and Other Vikings: From Valkyrie Battle-Chants to Angelic Choruses

Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents. (LUKE 15:10, quoting the Lord Jesus Christ) ON THE CHRISTIAN CONVERSIONS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON, LEIF EIRIKSSON, AND OTHER VIKINGS: FROM VALKYRIE BATTLE-CHANTS TO ANGELIC CHORUSES Dr. John Eidsmoe & Dr. James J. S. Johnson, … Continue reading On the Christian Conversion of Olaf Tryggvason, Leif Eiriksson, and Other Vikings: From Valkyrie Battle-Chants to Angelic Choruses