Intro: ‘Smoke and mirrors’ is an English idiom that describes an illusion of things made to look better than what they really are. We can easily accept illusions fueled by our emotions, ambitions, and intellectual struggles in this life. Such, lead us away from the life, the way, and the truth God has given. Rejection is … Continue reading Trilogy of Rejection
The midnight hour seeps in today’s beginning, while the rising sun jesters the escape of today’s time from our grasp. The life of today may seem forced onto you. For today is ... ready or not! Have you ever wished to keep a day from ending? Have you ever wished to skip a day? We … Continue reading Begin at the End
One man, one woman declared knowledge in humility observes who balances justice. (1 Samuel 2;Habakkuk 2) One man, one woman departed comfort and security for a blessing. (Genesis 12:1-5;Matthew 1:18-25, 2:13-15;Luke 2:28-35) One man, one woman spared a nation from annihilation. (Genesis 45:5-13;Ester 3:8-13,7:1-6) One man, one woman penned wisdom's poetry to the core of … Continue reading One Man, One Woman.
Change. There is a phonetical ring in its cadence. Yet, we often resist the weight of it. Life is a continuous flux of change. There are faces of change, burdens of change, adventurous change, and life altering change. We experience change. The changing of the seasons, sudden change, and sometimes the slow to change. Time … Continue reading Change
Whose fingertips sprinkled the heavens with the brilliant glitter of planets and stars? Whose word gave oceans the sculpted edge of their boundary? Whose artistry carved the mountain peaks and scooped out valleys beneath? The Eternal One is who calculates the patterns of the clouds, quantifies thoughts more than the grains of sands, and assigns … Continue reading Splendor in the Ruin