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Reading the Bible like the Devil

In the first temptation of Jesus, the Lord answered Satan's attack with "it was written" and goes to the book of Deuteronomy to say...

Echo from the Hills – July 12th, 2017

Midsummer heat beams down up the hills now, and we are surrounded by green hills, green meadows and green lawns. Summer flowers are appearing in...

Too Much Stuff

By Joseph J. Mazzella I was driving to the grocery store a warm morning in May. The trees, which had looked like skeletons only two...

Echo from the Hills – July 5th, 2017

Independence Day and America’s birthday is almost upon us. The spacious skies above our hills stretch out blue and almost cloudless above us, save...

Seraphims with six wings

By Lee Roy AndersonIn the year that King Uzziah died I saw also the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and...

Jesus and the Bible

Do you have the same opinion of the Bible as Jesus? Looking at the first temptation of Christ in the wilderness (Matthew 4:2-4), you see...

Evidence

By Joseph J. Mazzella I was preparing to shave my 50-year-old face this morning when I noticed something: my wrinkles no longer disappear when I...

No Good Thing

God said that He would not hold any good thing from you if you will simply do what He said. Read it for yourself.  “Ps...

Echo from the Hills – June 28th, 2017

Today is West Virginia’s birthday, and I am pondering the reason why God chose to put me in this particular place. I have a fierce...

The Temptation of Christ

Oscar Wilde once quipped, "I can resist anything but temptation." We have all felt the weight of temptation and know the sorry of falling into...