We cannot look into the sun because it would destroy our sight yet that same light is what enables us to see at all.
c s lewis
a liberating thread of thoughtfulness in a society where were are so quick to judge one another without regard to heart
a liberating thread of thoughtfulness in a society where were are so quick to judge one another without regard to heart.
Even my contemplation of faith is something that – ultimately – I have to do.
There are two parts to free will. Freedom from, and freedom for. In making the choice to follow Jesus I am claiming both
the choice to follow Jesus and to be guided by the Spirit is actually a step into freedom. When the Spirit urges us to love and serve one another the result is satisfaction, happiness, fulfillment, and freedom. Not just that we are freed from the bondage of sin but free to embrace the nature we were designed to enjoy.
What unites us is our choice to follow Jesus, what divides us is unimportant…
I believe that we are all enthralled by beauty. Some are drawn to the natural splendor of the world around us; some own a more cultivated appreciation for music, architecture, and the fine arts; some are touched by words, mathematics, ideas, and theoretical constructs. Beauty… Read More ›
God’s Spirit makes us loving, happy, peaceful, patient, kind, good, faithful, gentle, and self-controlled. There is no law against behaving in any of these ways. (Galatians 5:22-23) The real enemy of marriage is our pervasive failure to engage/practice/value/honor our primary relationships… Read More ›