I’ll send you to Egypt.

I have certainly seen the oppression of My people in Egypt, and have heard their groans, and I have come down to deliver them; come now, and I will send you to Egypt.  Acts 7:34

Quotes: Mentalist

Dr. Stutzer:  Your soul is electricity. The essence of your being is a series of rapid electrical impulses. Morality is a binary switch system… – Mentalist, 1st Season, Episode 10: Red Brick and Ivy

Acts, where it all began

  Acts portrays the swift expansion of the Christian faith as it reaches out beyond the tiny district of Judea to the borders of the great Roman Empire.  Acts gives us insight into the growing awareness that Christianity is a… (READ MORE)

Do you love me more than these?

“Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?”  He said to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love you.”  He said to him, “Tend My lambs.”  John 21:15

Why are you weeping?

Reach here your finger, and see my hands; and reach here your hand, and put it into my side; and be not unbelieving, but believing.  John 20:27

Death toll in Syria – 8,000

Along with a cousin, a daughter mourns her father, who was tortured to death by regime militias ib al-Qsair, near the city of Homs, Feb. 14, 2012   By Shadi Hamid Time March 12, 2012

Brass Verdict – by Michael Connelly

”Everybody lies,” announces Mickey Haller, the narrator of Michael Connelly’s legal thriller, The Brass Verdict. ”Cops lie. Lawyers lie. Witnesses lie. The victims lie. A trial is a contest of lies.”

Truth, Calm of a Tree

My kingdom is not of this world.  If my kingdom were of this world, then my servants would be fighting, that I might not be delivered up to the Jews; but as it is, my kingdom is not of this… (READ MORE)

Jack Bogle: Champion of the Small Investor

One of the most powerful rules in finance is reversion to the mean.  If a sector of the market is outperforming, you can be sure that at some point it will collapse.  The good stuff just can’t continue.  – Jack… (READ MORE)

I have called you my friend.

 No longer do I call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you.

Excerpts from Money Magazine – March 2012

 S&P’ s own research shows that in most market sectors, a majority of managers fall short.  So embrace indexing, except in areas where talent sparkles: international small-cap stock and emerging-market bond funds…. Be picky – choose funds from the low cost,… (READ MORE)

I am the resurrection and the life;

 he who believes in Me shall live even if he dies and everyone who lives and believes in Me shall never die.  Do you believe this?  John 11:17-26

Have life, and have it abundantly…

I  came that they might have life, and have it abundantly…  I am the good shepherd; the good shepherd lays down His life for the sheep… No one has taken it away from Me, but I lay it down on My… (READ MORE)