Don’t just stand there! Stand up! {Guest Post}

A more prosaic post by my post-Christian friend, Zane Gilley. Years ago, while I was still Christian, I had this great idea for a song about the three young men in the fiery furnace.  I don't recall any of the verses of it, but the chorus still comes readily to mind.   "What's it to … Continue reading Don’t just stand there! Stand up! {Guest Post}

Man of Sorrow {Guest Post}

Another amazing, Bible-inspired poem from Zane Gilley, which I trust will focus your thoughts on the gospel of Christ this Good Friday.    Man of Sorrow    The Son of God was born on earth to die,   To rule not over sinful world below.   The Son of Man is lifted up on high.    The zealots lusted … Continue reading Man of Sorrow {Guest Post}

Psalm 2 {Guest Post}

It's my privilege to post another "Christian" poem by my favorite "post-Christian" poet, Zane Gilley.  Thanks for your contribution, Zane.  Beautiful work. Psalm IIWhy do the heathens fill themselves with rageAnd the peoples imagine things in vain?The monarchs of the world themselves engageAnd rulers counsel and bring forth a planAgainst Almighty Jehovah on highAnd the one … Continue reading Psalm 2 {Guest Post}

Psalm 1 {Guest Post}

A new friend, Zane Gilley, who now ironically is an atheist has sent me a couple of poetic adaptations of the Psalms which it is my pleasure to post here at the savant spot.  Enjoy! Psalm I Blessed be the man who doeth these things three: Walketh not in the ungodly counsel, Standeth not in the … Continue reading Psalm 1 {Guest Post}