Red wing black birds called. A Carolina wren
repeated its “wichety-wichety” incessantly. A
red-headed woodpecker sounded its distinctive
burry trill. Ground hogs skittered under the
brush when seen. Wild grape vines choked
every open area. Tall grass p...
God is the author of the most effective name changes in history. Think of Abram to Abraham; Sarai to Sarah or Jacob to Israel. Yet even more famously, from Simon to Peter and from Saul to Paul. God promises: “To the one who conquers …I will give him a w...