March 23rd, 2017

Life

Horoscopes

  • Horoscopes-Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, March 22, 2017: This year you make a profound change that could affect your status in the outside world. For some of you, this transformation is the result of a job change or a commitment to your community. Others prove beneficial for you, as they help you as much as they [...] Read More »

    20 hours ago
  • Horoscopes-Thursday, March 9th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, March 9, 2017: This year you move to a new level of understanding when relating to different personalities. You learn to judge others less as you accept new ideas and different cultures. You relax with the moment and are more spontaneous. If you are single, try not to push someone to [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • Horoscopes-Thursday, February 9th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017: This year you often feel as if you are between a rock and hard place. You know what you feel, though there is a changeable quality to your feelings. Look at the long-term implications of your ideas, and think twice before taking a risk. If you are single, [...] Read More »

    1 month ago
  • Horoscopes-Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2016: This year you see the pros and cons of different situations more clearly. As a result, you make stronger decisions. The unexpected occurs. You also open up to new ideas. If you are single, a new type of person could enter your life and encourage you to embrace [...] Read More »

    1 month ago
  • Horoscopes-Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017: This year you have a new emotional quality to your ideas and thoughts, yet you remain extremely rational. Still, use caution financially; otherwise, you could fall prey to get-rich-quick schemes. If you are single, getting involved romantically will be easy, as you have so many potential suitors. Prior [...] Read More »

    1 month ago

Religion

  • Jesus saved lives by giving his own

    Third of six parts Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights or the Feast of Dedication, occurred in winter. It commemorated the rededication of the temple by the Maccabees in 165 BC, after it had been desecrated by the Syrians. Jesus was in Jerusalem for Hanukkah. While walking in Solomon’s Colonnade, some Jews confronted [...] Read More »

    5 days ago
  • Critical time, urgent choices

    Lent: the last campaign Second of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Knowing he had only six months left before his crucifixion, Jesus spent the first three months in Jerusalem and Judea, stretching from the Feast of Tabernacles (in October) to the Feast of Dedication (or Hanukkah, in December). Jesus occasionally accepted invitations to dine [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • On who or what do we focus?

    Lent: The last campaign First of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl What would you do if you had only six months to live? Many of us would invest all our energy and money in finding a cure. Some would go on a pleasure spree, enjoying what they can before the end. Others would withdraw [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Take this cup away from me

    Keeping direction Last of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Instead of debating issues of national importance during elections, candidates may cause distractions about personal issues, like character flaws and past mistakes of their opponents. Then politics get dirty. When Christ started his official ministry, Satan right away tried to cause distraction about his person, [...] Read More »

    4 weeks ago
  • Detours and distractions

    Second of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Staying on course at sea – before the days of the sextant, compass and GPS – was difficult, especially when it was overcast and dark moon. Without external reference points, seafarers were at a loss. Today’s cars can be equipped with GPS: one enters the destination, and [...] Read More »

    1 month ago