It’s early. The shades are drawn and a curtain of gentle rain encircles my solitude. I love it here. It’s quiet. In the background of my thoughts just the distant hum of a highway and space heater circulating its warmth. It’s cozy. The soft, white glow of paper lampshades add a sense of presence on… Continue reading
I believe strongly in few things. Even in that short list of things I truly believe, there remains much that I don’t understand. I have more questions than I do answers. And, yet… I BELIEVE I HAVE FAITH I TRUST I have no idea how to explain it to you. There are others who would… Continue reading
Yep. My well-formed, evangelical Christian religion went through a train wreck a few years ago. I am not the same. A lot of the things in my life that used to inspire me, no longer do. Some of them actually now make me uncomfortable. I don’t fit in. I can’t say an ‘Amen’ in agreement…. Continue reading
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good. Romans 12:21 For this is the way and the power of the cross.
That’s right. Part of the training that Jesus did with his disciples was to send them out on what we might call ‘short term mission trips.’ He paired them up and sent them out traveling the countryside for a short while. He limited what they could take with them to very little. Basically, he forced… Continue reading
Yes, I have some delicious little morsels for you. They are quotes from a new book that will be coming out next week. That’s right. It isn’t even on the bookshelves yet and I have it and am sharing it with you. It’s called Kingdom Journeys and was written by Seth Barnes, founder of The… Continue reading