Tag: Spiritual Life
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……
I have been away from writing because of eye surgeries. I have a new appreciation for inner light. I will do a couple of entries about the lessons God is reminding me of. Here’s the first…..
God Did it Again
I had taken a year off to work part time because both of us were working full time. I explored part-time work. Thought I might contract with a funeral home in OKC. Everyone was set. They needed no one. Plan set aside. Loierrty-years (Hand covering mouth so you won’t know how many) later God…
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…
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……
I had already written this when our pastor spoke on the questions we ask, “How long, Lord?” I dug this our and hope you find it a good beginning to your Advent season.