When we understand the implications of Grace, then conflict necessarily lives outside the bounds of grace's covering
all we can do is to shine with integrity and if we do that then hope is introduced regardless of the weight, or the scope, or the depth of the dark.
If you read this blog often then you already know that I live out of a theology of promise and light. I think that "living out of" a particular theology is an important idea for us to wrap our minds, our hearts around, and our intention too.
A strong undercurrent of redemptive urgency resides at the heart of the human spiri
There's a verse in the Old Testament that tells a story all by itself. "Enoch walked with God; then he was no more, because God took him" (Genesis 5:24). What a great summary of a life. If someone is able to say that about me, in response to how I live, then I believe I will have lived well.
By the tender mercy of our God, the dawn from on high will break upon us, to give light to those who sit in darkness and…