Tag Archives: punishment

THE RISING CRIME RATE

Their voices raise in unison, Come on, let’s go. It’ll be fun! “Ha, God will not do anything,” they say.   …. That’s been the cry since Jeremiah’s day. . They wreck havoc, on the Goldsmith’s cabinet. Help themselves to expensive … Continue reading

Posted in crime | Tagged , , , , , | 15 Comments

SWATS ON THE GLUTEUS MAXIMUS

I asked Sammy what to call the part of the body we can spank.  I thought his answer, gluteus maximus, was a bit much and said so.  So he said call it the posterior.  Still a bit much.  I asked … Continue reading

Posted in punishment, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

WHY SUFFER? – #8 Punishment

I am not prepared to make judgments about who, how, why God punishes in the present day.  But I think I have some sound opinions and advice about such a matter. So let me tell you some personal stories. We … Continue reading

Posted in God's purpose or will, punishment, suffering, Uncategorized, why bad things happen to good people | Tagged , , , , | 15 Comments

WHY SUFFER? – #7 Chastens/Punishes

According to Hebrews 12:6 “because the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son.”   Punishment (chastisement) occurs as a disciplining measure resulting from misbehavior.  A father punishes his son for disobedience or rebellion.  … Continue reading

Posted in God's purpose or will, suffering, Uncategorized, why bad things happen to good people | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

FAMILY, CHURCH, PUBLIC SCHOOL

Comment from blogger:  “My husband and I raised three sons and this is totally the type of plain speaking we used on them. We always told them their main job as a boyfriend was to make sure they treated their … Continue reading

Posted in abortion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments