Advent Afternoon Message…

  “I’ve been thinking about what I’d like to give you for Christmas. I’d really like to give you something that just fits your own wishes and needs the way these shoes just fit me. I suppose the thing I’d like most to be able to give you is hope. Hope that through your ownContinue reading “Advent Afternoon Message…”

Honoring Memorial Day

June 6th, 2019 will be the 75th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy where 156,000 Allied troops started a campaign to liberate Europe from Nazi Germany.  Today, I want to honor Memorial Day to take a moment to remember the sacrifices of those who have lost their lives in service to our country.Continue reading “Honoring Memorial Day”

Maundy Thursday

  What is Jesus dying for? “Doesn’t anyone want to listen to my story?” If we do listen, If we do hear, Our hearts break at His sacrifice at how disappointed   He must be at how our deafness binds us. If we do listen, If we do hear, Grace and courage might save us.Continue reading “Maundy Thursday”

It’s the Weak that Confounds the Mighty

After months of their underground convening Time had come to desist from further meeting, The Old Man was about to meet his match, Warriors hidden from his eyes Clad in delicate disguise Now prepared to execute the plot they’d hatched Sheathed in white their sharpened swords At signal raised in one accord Pierced through snowyContinue reading “It’s the Weak that Confounds the Mighty”

Cloud Angel

“For He will command His angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways. On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone.” -Psalm 91:11-12 “See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the placeContinue reading “Cloud Angel”

Draw the Circle Wide

This is a picture of hands in a circle at one of our retreats several years ago.  We all have temporary tattoos of butterflies and hearts on our arms.  Though we all have different colors of skin, we are united in the transformative spirit of growth and support at this retreat. It reminds me ofContinue reading “Draw the Circle Wide”

At the Place where the Land Ends…

He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end. Ecclesiastes 3:11 (NIV)   I came upon this sundial while visiting St Michael’s Mount in the Cornwall region of the UK on a stellar day last September.  IContinue reading “At the Place where the Land Ends…”

Be Still…

    Be still and know that I am God. Psalm 46:10 In the two photos that I have submitted, one is of a lake on a windless, spring morning. The sky and clouds above as well as the towering pine trees ringing the lake are reflected perfectly in the still water, as if reflectedContinue reading “Be Still…”

Marching On…

This picture was taken at the March for Our Lives Rally in Richmond, Virginia on one of the first days of Spring last March. I remember feeling so empowered that beautiful morning marching alongside hundreds of passionate young people and realizing that my generation has the power to unite to change the world. The backdropContinue reading “Marching On…”

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