Tag: strength

You Are Always Welcome Here

(Editor’s note: originally written in 2014 ~ its essence is timeless truth …) My daughter has a Sunday afternoon routine.  After church clothes are changed into play clothes and lunch is eaten, I know where to find her ~ sitting…

With Eyes Toward the Sabbath

I read a book by Lauren F. Winner called Mudhouse Sabbath.  Lauren converted from Judaism to Christianity and this wonderful little book is about the traditions from Judaism that she believes would enrich the Christian faith in tangible, day-to-day ways.…

Little Colored Stones

The colored bits of glass, stones and metal are strewn across the work table before me.  I stir them with a searching finger.  This is not an aimless pursuit, but one of waiting for the colors, texture, and my imaginings…

“Richly Dwell Within You…”

So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the…