Tales from the Great Adventure

a journal of living-like-we-mean-it, by Derek Maul

But he gives us more grace. This is why it says, “God stands against the proud, but favors the humble.” – James 4:6 As a writer, one of the things I constantly try to guard against is the trite, the gratuitous, and the cliché – especially when talking about experiences that are serious, or heart-wrenching. …

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e·piph·a·ny – noun: a sudden manifestation of the essence or meaning of something; a comprehension or perception of reality by means of a sudden intuitive realization. When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy. On entering the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, …

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