The Evening and the Coming Day

This is a poem and a short biography of my great-great grandfather Joseph Addision Scarboro, American Baptist preacher and missionary during the second half of the 19th century and first half of the 20th century.

Following Your Heart

The world says to follow your heart, but what does the Bible say? In my poem "Following Your Heart," I explore what the Bible says about desire and following your inner voice.

The Day of the Lord

The Day of the Lord is a day of clouds and darkness, earthquakes and rumblings, a blood moon and falling stars, fire and flashes of light, drought and curses, judgment and salvation. In this post, I explain not only the Day of the Lord coming, but the ones that have already happened too.

How Can Man See God and Live?

Three thousand five hundred years ago, Moses asked God to show him His glory. God answered, “you cannot see my face, for man shall not see me and live.” In my poem and post "How Can Man See God and Live," I explain how people already have seen God, and how we get to see His glory.

The Ladder to Heaven

You may remember from Sunday school the story of Jacob's ladder. That's an Old Testament story that I never really considered that important. In "The Ladder to Heaven," I show you a deeper significance to this story and how it is actually completed in the New Testament.