On The Other Hand

On The Other Hand

On The Other Hand I Chose to Acknowledge my Gimp Left Arm Enclosed in It’s Sling The group of chatting young adults parted like Moses and the Red Sea as Ron and I entered Annina’s Bakery. I joked “I feel like one of the celebrities from Shitt’s...
I Made Dinner Tonight

I Made Dinner Tonight

My husband Ron had a frustrating day I made dinner tonight. Big deal, right? Actually, yes it is a big deal, for me and for Ron anyway.  I made dinner tonight after almost two months of not touching any cooking materials. It’s not because I don’t like to...
Bathsheba

Bathsheba

Uriah’s death warrant In my last blog, David is informed by Bathsheba that she is pregnant by him. David tries to get Bathsheba’s husband Uriah to sleep with her. He does this by sending for Uriah from the battlefield. He then tries every means possible to...
Love and Acceptance

Love and Acceptance

Jesus Family Tree I’m taking a detour on Jesus family tree specifically in this Christmas blog. However, it still is really about His family tree. Matthew chapter one lists Jesus ancestry and with it, the good, bad and ugly heritage He had.  Could there ever be...
The tangled web of King David

The tangled web of King David

We always have a choice In my last post, Bathsheba finds herself pregnant by King David. David has to make a decision.  We always have a choice dear one.  King David makes the wrong one.  He tries to cover up his sin by first sending for Uriah, Bathsheba’s...
The Scarlet Cord in the Window

The Scarlet Cord in the Window

A Lot of Things Must Take Place Before The Two Spies Return for Rahab Our story of Rahab and the scarlet cord in the window continues as the two spies return for her.  A lot of things must take place before that happens, however.  Meanwhile, Rahab and her family must...
Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue

Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue

Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue is no Less Than Brilliant I love the word scarlet because it means ‘a brilliant red colour.’  Rahab’s scarlet rescue is no less than brilliant.  In my last post, Rahab hides the two spies in flax drying on her roof.  When...
Rahab’s Red Reputation

Rahab’s Red Reputation

Rahab’s Red Reputation In my last post, I completed the story of Tamar, the first woman listed in Jesus’ genealogy in Matthew 1.  The next woman is Rahab.  If you thought Tamar wasn’t tame, wait until you read about Rahab’s red reputation.  Her...
Black Widow – Forgivenss

Black Widow – Forgivenss

Black Widow – Forgiveness This is the final chapter of Tamar and Judah.  In the last blog, Tamar, knowing that Judah is not going to give her his third son Shelah in marriage to her, commits a desperate act.  She disguises herself as a Temple prostitute and...