Category Archives: God

Restoration in the Wilderness

” I will repay you for the years the locust have eaten . . . . ” Joel 2:25a Do past failures have such a grip on you that they define who you are today? Maybe like Israel you said, … Continue reading

Posted in God, Help, Hope, In the Wilderness | Leave a comment

Creativity of the Divine Imagination

Have you ever gone to an aquarium or looked inside a picture book to see different colors of fish? I remember seeing  a certain kind of fish at the Newport Aquarium in Kentucky ( I don’t remember its name). It … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty of God, Creation, God | Leave a comment

All things bright and beautiful

Hello, my computer is down so I have to repost something I wrote in May because it is nearly impossible to see what I am writing. As soon as it is up and running again, I will resume. Thank you … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty of God, Following Jesus, God, Help, Hope, Joy | Leave a comment

Nouwen on Leaving Home

Yet over and over again I have left home. I have fled the hands of blessing and  run off to faraway places searching for love! This is the great tragedy of my life and of the lives of so many … Continue reading

Posted in God, Home, Love, Nouwen, Sin | Leave a comment

Wealth . . . Gratitude . . . It Ain’t So Bad

“Be anxious for nothing…give thanks… Philipians 4:4-8” Today I told God that the one prayer he hasn’t answered concerns wealth: We still have very little money, just enough to get by day to day but in the hole (because of … Continue reading

Posted in God, Gratitude, Joy, Poverty | Leave a comment