For if the just ones be the children of God, God will defend them and deliver them from the hand… Read more Believing in Rebirth
More tortuous than all else is the human heart, beyond remedy; who can understand it? Jeremiah 17 I loved that… Read more Who can understand the human heart?
On Palm Sunday, the Passion reading reminds us of our journey this last week in Lent: Jesus entering Jerusalem as… Read more Where is my heart?
Here is my servant whom I uphold, my chosen one with whom I am pleased, upon whom I have put… Read more Have Mercy
Nicodemus (the man who had come to Jesus) spoke up to say, “Since when does our law condemn any man… Read more Judgment (again)
n Jeremiah, God complains about the people who have “stiffened their necks.” In Luke, Jesus says, The one who is not with… Read more The Ingredients of Life
Peter came up and asked Jesus, “Lord, when my brother wrongs me, how often must I forgive him? Seven times?… Read more How many times must I forgive?
The readings for this Wednesday of the Third Week of Lent reinforce the need for statutes, decrees, and commandments. In… Read more Following the law
We woke to snow dusting the yard again and the temperature has dropped….again. My son called from Florida to brag… Read more Enter Paradise
Yesterday we began the backyard clean up: layers of oak leaves; debris; small broken off willow branches. A lot of… Read more Made it through the first week of Lent