Part (2 of 2): Part 1 title Estranged from the Womb. Help for Life Indeed, life is often grievous, full of lamentations, and suffering. The prophet Jeremiah was overwhelmed with emotions. He was compelled to express his cause of confusion before the Lord in a very raw and unfiltered way (Jeremiah 20). There are times … Continue reading Help on the Way
Parenting, the “activity of bringing up a child as a parent.” A simple definition to an overwhelming task. Is parenting a child-centric activity? Is parenting a parent-centric activity? The standard definition seems to have something essential missing. For parenting seems to be more of a becoming something greater than what is just an activity ‘being … Continue reading A Journey of Becoming
A Christ child, born to a prophetic virgin, Holy Spirit conceived, who would come in human form but with powers reserved for deity. Not accompanied by mythological proportions of grandeur for the comic imaginations of conning childhood wonder or adult musings. A birth not celebrated by the sacred union of instituted marriage. For no pleasure … Continue reading Christmas: Un-Majestic form
To all our friends, loved ones, and those who have experienced evil's shadow this past year... Death is abrasive. The soul screams it is wrong, and rightly so. Life is sacred. The weight of the sacred torn is felt at the mouth of the grave. Cast under death's shadow the mind wanders as the memories … Continue reading Evil’s shadow
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.