But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now…
Read more The brashness, moxie, and self-assurance that defines us could be our undoing (when Liberty & Justice for all could benefit from a little humility)
Here in Mississippi, Rebekah and I have been visiting in a couple of small towns. Calhoun City – where Polly‘s family are from, and Houston – where we are staying at the Bridges-Hall Manor, an elegant Victorian era B&B. This part of north-east Mississippi is one of those areas that time is passing by. Not…
Read more Maybe that’s why they call it the Heartland? (thoughts and photos from a small town that time is passing by…)
remember what God requires of each one of us: "To do justice, embrace faithful love, and walk humbly with your God."
Read more I won’t tell you how to vote – but I am asking you to think about what drives your decision
There is so much at risk on both sides of the equation, and there are no easy solutions...
Read more leadership defined (you may want to write this down)
Are we openhearted, openminded, open-spirited disciples? Are we are followers of The Way?
Read more An Age Desperately in Want of Wisdom
the parameters of our lives expand - across oceans and cultures and nations, and then they contract
Read more Finding beauty, joy, and gratitude when the world is going nuts! #Photography
Maybe the real reason we have trouble believing is because Jesus is always so completely true?
Read more Coronavirus, Super Tuesday, and the Stock Market
Make no mistake, God is not mocked. A person will harvest what they plant. Those who plant only for their own benefit will harvest devastation from their selfishness, but those who plant for the benefit of the Spirit will harvest eternal life from the Spirit. Let’s not get tired of doing good, because in time…
Read more Make no mistake, God is not mocked. A person will harvest what they plant.