Daily Archives: February 11, 2014

Firstfruits? Can an Old Testament holiday apply to your life today? (part 2)

Originally posted on Enough Light:
In part 1 we looked at the Old Testament holiday of Firstfruits, and now we’ll consider several references to firstfruits in the New Testament. This would have had more meaning to Jewish converts than to…

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Two Nations 2

My latest reading of Andrew Hacker’s Two Nations: Black and White, Separate, Hostile, Unequal talked about single-parent households among African-Americans.  On the one hand, there are African-American men who, lacking opportunities to prove their worth to others, try to prove … Continue reading

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