“So we laboured in the work: and half of them held the spears from the rising of the morning till the stars appeared.” Nehemiah 4:21.
Gorse (Ulex europaeus), Dartmoor.
Cottage dwelling in Dartmoor.
“He goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks; Till a dart strike through his liver; as a bird hasteth to the snare, and knoweth not that it is for his life.” Proverbs 7:22-23.
“And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men builded.” Genesis 11:5.
“He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.” Psalm 113:9.
Giant’s Causeway, Antrim, Ulster, UK
“I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands.” Psalm 143:5.
Hearken to me, ye that follow after righteousness, ye that seek the LORD: look unto the rock whence ye are hewn, and to the hole of the pit whence ye are digged. (Isaiah 51:1)
‘For they being ignorant of God’s righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.’ Romans 10:3.
Small Shinto Shrine within the grounds of the Naritasan Buddhist Temple complex.
“In the multitude of my thoughts within me thy comforts delight my soul.” Psalm 94:19.
Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble. He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down: he fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not. (Job 14:1-2)
=== ” Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy. He will turn again, he will have compassion upon us; he will subdue our iniquities; and thou wilt cast all […]
After some tinkering I figured out that by deleting some unused files I would be able to free up a lot of memory on the old “mackquigley” blog site. After doing that I decided to continue posting there until I run out of room again. For the time being I’ll use that as the main […]
Jeremiah Chapter 15 1 Then said the LORD unto me, Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, yet my mind could not be toward this people: cast them out of my sight, and let them go forth. 2 And it shall come to pass, if they say unto thee, Whither shall we go forth? then […]
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a ton of money? Sure would! But how? Here’s Donald Trump‘s seven suggestions: #1 Dress for success; #2 Be disarming; #3 Do your own investing; #4 Don’t be reluctant to “screw” anybody who crosses you; #5 Trust gut instincts; #6 Prepare for the worst but hope for the best; […]
“1 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. 2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. 3 And […]
God made the earth and heavens by Jesus Christ (Gen 1:1; 2 Pt 3:6; Eph 3:9; Col 1:16-17). From the dust of the earth, and the breath of God, God made Adam a living soul (Gen. 2:7). From Adam’s rib God made Eve, “the mother of all living” (Gen. 2:22; 3:20). From Adam and Eve […]
“O Timothy, keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane and vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called: 21 Which some professing have erred concerning the faith. Grace be with thee. Amen.” 1 Timothy 6:20-21 “But shun profane and vain babblings: for they will increase unto more ungodliness. 17 And their […]
“4 Then Jephthah gathered together all the men of Gilead, and fought with Ephraim: and the men of Gilead smote Ephraim, because they said, Ye Gileadites are fugitives of Ephraim among the Ephraimites, and among the Manassites. 5 And the Gileadites took the passages of Jordan before the Ephraimites: and it was so, that when […]
Zechariah Chapter 8 1 Again the word of the LORD of hosts came to me, saying, 2 Thus saith the LORD of hosts; I was jealous for Zion with great jealousy, and I was jealous for her with great fury. 3 Thus saith the LORD; I am returned unto Zion, and will dwell in the […]