Blood in the Water

It's a fact. Biologists tell us that sharks can smell blood from 2-3 miles away. They follow their noses to the place where they sense it. They have an 'attack mechanism' to anything that is vulnerable. Blood acts as a trigger inside their brains. Occasionally dozens of sharks attack in a feeding frenzy that is … Continue reading Blood in the Water

Nothing But the Blood

"But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin." 1 John 1:7, NIV At first glance the Old Testament is a collection of extremely bloody books. So many sacrifices were made that the Levitical priesthood had … Continue reading Nothing But the Blood

The Blood of Jesus, [Tenacity]

"For I will never leave you, or forsake you."  Hebrews 13:5 It's funny, but it seems that our civilization claim to fame revolves around this grand idea of inventing good adhesives. Chemists and manufacturers have astutely given us wonderful glues and epoxies. One of the more recent on the market is a compound known as cyanoacrylate … Continue reading The Blood of Jesus, [Tenacity]

Living Incandescently, [Light]

"7 But if we are living in the light, as God is in the light, then we have fellowship with each other, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, cleanses us from all sin." 1 John 1:7, NLT Sometimes my mental illness interferes with "living in the light." I can get surly and sullen. I avoid … Continue reading Living Incandescently, [Light]