I have benefited from reading and attending a class study of Richard Rohr’s book Breathing Under Water. I have learned how self righteous I have been but most of all how loving and patient God has been with me.
I have suffered from a severe case of writer’s block. I’ve heard about it and thought it was an imaginary, made-for-movies thing. It now seems real. I also have been doing some soul searching to learn more about who I am and more importantly what God means to me. I […]
Romans 1:1 – Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God I’m beginning a study of Romans and this as far as I get today. How does Paul, the writer describe himself here? What does he mean by servant, apostle or […]
I will not taint the following with any attempt at profound introduction. I was moved and enlightened by the following. You can find other messages by Tim Keller on Youtube and at http://www.redeemer.com.
Before you judge me, let me summarize. First wife – Died too young of an aneurysm at age 36; the mother of my four children Second wife – Divorced – all on me; I wasn’t the man I should have been Third wife – Died too young of cancer at […]
For who knows what is good for a person in life, during the few and meaningless days, they pass through like a shadow? Ecclesiastes 6:12a I think I’m so smart sometimes until a big dose of reality knocks me for a loop. I realize I still have a lot to […]
“What do workers gain from their toil? I have seen the burden God has laid on the human race. He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet[a] no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end,” Ecclesiastes […]