Maybe you didn’t get what you wanted this year either. There’s a high probability that this is true for you, whoever you are reading this. Maybe there are things that happened that prevent you from really engaging in the beauty and wonder of the season. Maybe your life is so painful and the hurt so… Continue reading exchanging Christmas
“Behold I am making all things new.” Some time ago, I read good advice on how to keep your kids from being bored with their toys. You take at least half of what they have and you box them up and out of sight. You have some toys that are only for the car, some… Continue reading all things new or all new things?
It’s no mistake that the very road that leads to suffering and death is the road of salvation. It’s no mistake that you have to give up life to receive life. It’s no mistake that the impossible becomes possible. That the world as you know, the reality as you have called it, flips upside down,… Continue reading no mistakes
Now that I can dance… No, I’m kidding. This isn’t about dancing. But I have been thinking a lot about how someone knows they are loved. How do you KNOW it – down to your toes? I’ve been watching people loving on my mother-in-law and us, her family, during the loss of her mom. I… Continue reading do you love me
I really hadn’t read the book of Job ever, and still haven’t read it all. It’s a complicated book. The rhetoric is complex and deciphering the wrong counsel from Job’s friends and the right counsel from Elihu can get pretty tricky. If you grew up like me, all you came away with from the book… Continue reading And God said, let there be leviathan