Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas 1953 (snap, crackle, sssssssssss)

Phyllis Nissila My brothers and sisters and I were sharing (now funny) Christmas stories from our childhood. There were a few memories around that old lead-based tinsel we used to throw on the tree and sometimes munch on when Mom … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! A Gift of Encouragement for You

Phyllis Nissila In these days of uncertainty I often hear the famous “Psalm for hard times,” number 91, referenced, taught, and used as a reminder to God’s people of His provision in all circumstances. The series of devotionals I just … Continue reading

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In the Midst of the Fray: Psalm 91:16, and Share Your Story

“With long life I will satisfy him and show him my salvation.” Phyllis Nissila How Long? The sentiment expressed in the last verse of Psalm 91 is a fitting conclusion to this entire Psalm dedicated to detailing God’s expansive love. … Continue reading

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In The Midst of the Fray: Psalm 91:15, and Share Your Story

“He will call on me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.” Phyllis Nissila Their Honor “Honors” aren’t what they used to be. Awards abound. Medals, trophies, and … Continue reading

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In The Midst of the Fray: Psalm 91:14, and Share Your Story

“Because he loves me,” says the Lord, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name.” Phyllis Nissila It’s in The Name As opposed to names in many Western cultures which are often given to honor … Continue reading

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Psalm 91 in the Midst of the Fray: Verse 13, and Share Your Story

“You will tread on the lion and the cobra; you will trample the great lion and the serpent.” Phyllis Nissila Lions and Dragons and Snakes, Oh My! My friend dreamt she was climbing a path toward heaven. The passageway, though … Continue reading

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Will the Real Body of Christ Please Identify? Over. (On “Aliasing”)

Phyllis Nissila I am captivated by an event in the technology world called “aliasing”. According to Wikipedia, aliasing “in signal processing and related disciplines […] refers to an effect that causes different signals to become indistinguishable (or aliases of one another) when sampled. It … Continue reading

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