Month: March 2018

Always Hungry

Man does not live by bread alone, but man lives by every word that comes from the mouth of the Lord. Deuteronomy 8:3 I recall once hiking all day before going to an all-you-can-eat Brazilian steakhouse that evening. In my ravenous hunger, I ate until I hurt. On stumbling out of the restaurant, I swore…
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How It Works

You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart. You shall . . .  talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way,…
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Cause and Effect

Out of heaven he let you hear his voice, that he might discipline you. Deuteronomy 4:36 If (or when) I ever get pulled over and ticketed for speeding, I tend to think of that as a natural cause and effect event. I generally do not think of such an occurrence as the discipline of God.…
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Pain and Growth

When you are in tribulation, and all these things come upon you in the latter days, you will return to the Lord your God and obey his voice. Deuteronomy 4:30 The worst thing about being a physician is that we must often cause pain to bring healing. It’s difficult to convince a three-year-old that the…
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