Freedom

Freedom – something so treasured, something fought for, died for, loved by so many.  The world again saw the desire of the human heart for freedom in the protests in … Continue Reading →


Wisdom and Seduction

Sometimes the Bible again reinforces my belief in it – as it tells it like it is.  I was reading Proverbs 7 the other day and reflecting on how the … Continue Reading →


Arguing with God?

I was reading the other day Genesis 18 – a fascinating exchange between Abraham and God.  Abraham does something here we are not supposed to do – he argues with … Continue Reading →


Acts of Reactive Kindness

I’ve watched the movie “Evan Almighty” quite a few times and find quite a few spiritual gems hidden within it. One of the themes of the movie is ARK – … Continue Reading →


Birth – a strange thing

Birth – it’s such a strange thing – something of both pain and joy.  For women this can be both the most painful and rewarding time of their lives.  For … Continue Reading →


Joseph – confusedly joyful

I’ve been reading the “Christmas story” a lot lately – thinking about how profound a story this is – with so much history and future built into it.  I find myself … Continue Reading →


Beginnings – the story of us

We were created out of love – out of a relationship.  In the beginning God created us – God in relationship with himself.  Father, Jesus and Holy Spirit in communion … Continue Reading →


Pruned?

I was reading John 15 the other day and saw something I hadn’t noticed before – the word “pruned”: 1“I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. 2He … Continue Reading →


God and the Prime Directive

I was listening to a podcast from Techstuff about the Tech of Doctor Who the other day.  This, along with Star Trek, is one of my favorite science fiction shows. … Continue Reading →


Circle of Control and God

I wrote earlier (Don’t own what’s not yours) about the tragedy of the human race – in that we spend some much of our time and energy focused on what … Continue Reading →