Articles : Patrick Nafziger
Zechariah offers good news for a people at war. Their deliverer has come! His feet have trod on the necks of his enemies, and his followers can rest in the knowledge that their world has been set right. God’s anointed one is for them, and he is victorious! God is on their side!
I remember the first time I experienced the dark underbelly of the democratic process.
We use words like suitcases, don’t we? We pack each one carefully depending on where we intend to take it. We fold, tuck and cram bits and pieces of meaning into our words until, after awhile, they get worn out. A zipper breaks or a seam tears, and we find ourselves in need of a new piece of luggage.