Marshall Moments

September 2017

Sep 16

My Name is Mudd

Perhaps you have heard the phrase “His name is Mudd”. Usually it is used to designate a person that has a bad reputation for something they have said or done. Where did this phrase come from? Here is a little etymology of this expression: His name is mud is a derogatory phrase used to suggest that someone is out of favor or has...
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Sep 7

Building Plans

In the Covenant Sunday school class this semester we are looking at the books of I and 2 Kings. While I want to encourage those in that class to continue to read on their own as we take a brief break to look at a few other things, I also wanted to write about an interesting issue from I Kings that I hope will be an encouragement to us all. Have...
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