Obedience and Opportunities
(On the Essential Practice of Preemptive Obedience first published by Seedbed.com) Numbers 13:27-29 They came back to Moses and Aaron on the whole Israelite community at Kadesh in the desert of Paran. There they reported to them the whole assembly and showed them the fruit of the land. They gave Moses this account “We went…
Oh, To Be Famous
Perhaps we do our best service in the silence of not being famous……
Rules and Desires
This year, I followed rules I never dreamed would exist……
Review of People of Faith In A Changing World
Review People of Faith in a Changing World By David Ramous https://offsetinnocence.wordpress.com/author/offsetinnocence I love devotionals (hence why I’m writing a whole series of them). A good devotional is like ahealthy snack The author has to really understand what they want to say and then communicate the truth in a short, digestible means – one that…
People of Hope
I Corinthians 13:10 13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love Squeezed between faith and charity is that little word, hope. I have come to believe the shape of the world today is because so many people no longer have hope. People (with the exception of those who…
I was angry with God once and I wrote a Jeremiah style lament once when I was angry and had discovered what a lament is really for. It’s really odd to be angry at God and at the same time know he is the only way out.
In this month of all things love, why write of mercy? Because……
What the World Needs
So, now, in the a new year what is it that our world need? A phrase in Sunday’s sermon sent me off on the well visited bunny trail. What the world needs is ….
Merry and Blessed Christmas to you all. Here’s a invitation to come to the celebration. It’s a couple of years old, but the expression is a real today as then.