The Beautiful Chaos

The Beautiful Chaos   From our birth until our final breath, we live between beauty and chaos. Life often throws us chaotic curve balls that take us off guard. As humans it’s our natural inclination to be shocked and afraid when we are pulled into the tide of chaos….. A few months ago I found […]

God Has The Blues

God Has The Blues   There’s a place I know where the train goes slow Where the sinner can be washed in the blood of the lamb There’s a river by the trestle down by sinner’s grove Down where the willow and the dogwood grow You can hear the whistle, you can hear the bell […]

Nostalgia, Memories, Sacred, Longing, Heaven

Nostalgia, Memories, Sacred, Longing, Heaven   “He who does not reflect his life back to God in gratitude does not know himself.” Albert Schweitzer Nostalgia Reaching for a picture, fingers gripping, I began dusting off the old photograph, pinching my lips together, I began to blow – dust particles float and suspend in the air, […]

Finding Satisfaction In Christ

Finding Satisfaction In Christ   Corrie Ten Boom once said, “There are no ‘ifs’ in God’s world, and no places that are safer than other places. The center of His will is our only safety.” As human beings, we are all longing to be “safe” and to belong. We desire to feel valuable and secure. […]

Sickness and Suffering in Light of Christ

Sickness and Suffering in Light of Christ   C.S. Lewis once wrote,“We can ignore even pleasure. But pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pains: it is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world (1940).” The reality is that we will all experience […]