Love is also an English Garden

  My soul, praise the Lord!     Every part of me, praise his holy name!  My soul, praise the Lord     and never forget how kind he is!  He forgives all our sins     and heals all our sicknesses.  He saves us from the grave,     and he gives us love and compassion. - Psalm 103: 1-4 GARDEN OVERWHELM: …

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an act of terror against the witness of love

(I'm breaking my "one-post-per-day" routine to comment on this breaking story out of Charleston, SC. It is a terrible situation that I wish I didn't need to address; but this is the kind of story we ignore at our peril.) Put on your new nature, and be renewed as you learn to know your Creator …

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Shema, love, and the God-life

Just then a lawyer stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he said, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?” He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with …

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