Category Archives: Beauty of God

Measuring Delight

Oh how our views about God siffon off the eternal life that is waiting to burst forth in and through us!  But here’s an image for you and for me, one we should contemplate for our good. God our dear father … Continue reading

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Outside: The Glory of God

“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they display knowledge. There is no speech or language where their voice is not heard. … Continue reading

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Fully Alive In the Kingdom of God

During Lent I will not be writing new posts but will be scheduling reposts to be posted. These are some that I think are dandy. Blessings to you these 40 days as you walk with Christ through the wilderness. He who … Continue reading

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Bruce Herman, in the essay “Wounds and Beauty,” captures well what is happening to me. He says, “Only eyes continually trained by gazing at the cross—only eyes cleansed by that second innocence, childlike habitual charity—can see true beauty—true goodness.”[i] As … Continue reading

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Continued Amazement

“Jesus replied, ‘Are you not in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God?’” Mark 12:24 Some of us with our theological sophistication are not amazed by much. We yawn at the God of the … Continue reading

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