Category: Gratitude

Ugly, Beautiful Cross

In preparation of Easter, I have been reading the passage in Luke 18:31-34 where Jesus reminds his disciples of his coming death, and I think, “can I bear to read this again; it is so hard.” I dread the guilt…

Palm Sunday: Stampede

“The next day the huge crowd that had arrived for the Feast heard that Jesus was entering Jerusalem.  They broke off palm branches and went out to meet him.  And they cheered: Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in God’s…

Is There Perfect Love?

Fear is one of those masks we wear, but we wear it invisibly.  No one wants to admit to being afraid.  Admitting fear means weakness.  Right?  No admitting fear means HUMAN.  Everyone has fear, but not everyone lives enslaved to…