'London' Tagged Posts

'London' Tagged Posts

“GRACE, MERCY AND PEACE”

He was born in London in 1725.  His father was a sea captain, trading on the waters of the Mediterranean.  His mother was a devout woman who taught her boy how to read the Bible and memorize Scripture at an early age.   Like St. Paul, he was not illiterate when it came to the Bible.  But memorizing the Catechism is no guarantee that one is laying hold of the grace – or…

“WORKING FOR THE LORD”

Another Labor Day is upon us.   The pendulum between labor and management has swung back and forth ever since God ordained thorns and thistles in the sweat of Adam’s brow. From Moses to Malachi, the prophets thunder against unjust employers who hold back the wages of the laboring man.  The Bible has a hard word for those who pay their workers a pittance and build their…

THE SECRET IS OUT!

March 12th, 1943.  British Lieutenant General Frederick Morgan steps into a crowded elevator at Scotland Yard in London.  He is on his way to his first meeting as the newly appointed Chief of Staff at Supreme Allied Command.  The purpose of the meeting?  To plan the invasion of Europe and bring World War 2 to an end.  The project code name?  “Operation Overlord.”…