So I am praying for each and every person who reads this post today, praying that you also find yourselves saturated with light,
it is impossible to be the recipients of such care without being conscious of its limited reach. Cost, delivery, equity, and funding are all issues in desperate need of political solutions.
It's a good day for nurturing relationships. It's a good day to hunker down with God. It's a good day to lean in. - DEREK
Summer may be over, and the fall colors may still be a few weeks away, but this is still a beautiful time of the year here in Wake Forest. Somehow, despite the constrictions of time and my limitations as a gardener, stuff keeps growing, and the woods and plantings around our home own an indomitable…
God's gift of the light is not just to inspire me, but to direct me too.
This is the good news as it comes from Wake Forest for today, where fall is finally coming, where our lives are rich and full, and where we still have so much promise and possibility to live into
much of modern Christianity has moved backwards, into a lightly Christianized religiosity that has little to do with the invitational, “the world will know you are my followers by the way you love one another,” reconciliation-oriented mission of Jesus.
I pray that your Monday launches this week with joy, with confidence in God, and with the conviction that all things are possible for those who believe.
The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the faint, and strengthens the powerless. Even youths will faint and be weary, and the young will fall exhausted; but those who wait for the Lord…