WRITERS BLOCK

Authors and songwriters sometimes experience writer’s block. There are times and seasons when you approach your craft with a desire to say something new, but nothing comes. You stare at the page or play some familiar chords and hope that some inspiration will happen.   When I was younger, songs were the medium that made … Read more

FINDING YOURSELF IN JACOB, ISRAEL AND JESUS

In the spirit of etymology and onomastics, let’s look at the meaning of three Bible names—Jacob, Israel, and Jesus. There is a primer for identity found here that is stunningly profound.     Jacob – Hebrew for heel, from both aqeb (heel) and aqob (deceitful) Israel – Hebrew meaning to prevail, to become great in … Read more

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