Mark 16:17 And these signs will accompany those who believe: In my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new tongues; 18 they will pick up snakes with their hands; and when they drink deadly poison, it will not hurt them at all; they will place their hands on sick people, and they will get well."
I’ve been thinking about that word aftermath. Out of curiosity, I looked it up on Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary. One of the meanings is: the period immediately following a usually ruinous event. Not satisfied with what I found I dug into the etymology of the word. The first known use was in 1523. The math being referred to is an archaic term. It once meant “mowing a crop”. It came to its current meaning because of the destructive nature of the first mowing and th
One of my favorite old hymns is the song ‘It Is Well.’ It so eloquently peruses the trials of life, the joys, the victories, the rejoicing we have in Christ through it all. But do we truly believe that it is well? When all is right in our little corner of the world, we say with certainty that God is good! We declare that we are blessed, and we share praise of the wonderful things happening. Yet, when less than wonderful times come our way, we plead for God to fix it. Change