I write this one as I sit stewing in a pot of disappointment and unmet expectation. I talk a good game and with the help of my…… Read more “You Need Grace and Mercy, too”
Won’t God make you clean…INSIDE?
Each summer my children have spent a month or so in Mississippi with my parents, freeing me up to adult in peace and rest from the ever…… Read more “Won’t God make you clean…INSIDE?”
How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?
I wonder when Al Green was singing this song, was he thinking what I’m writing now? And how can you mend a broken heart?How can you stop…… Read more “How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?”
What that Mouth Do, Part 2
Part 2: Lip Service “And so you cancel the word of God for the sake of your own tradition. You hypocrites! Isaiah was right when he prophesied…… Read more “What that Mouth Do, Part 2”
What Da Hook Gone Be?
When Jesus had finished speaking,He said to Simon, “Put out into deep water andlet down your nets for a catch.” “Master,” Simon replied, “we have worked hard…… Read more “What Da Hook Gone Be?”
314 Day: a Sunday Recitative
When I moved to the Midwest, to what felt like the lock on the chain of slave states, I was convinced that I had NOTHING in common…… Read more “314 Day: a Sunday Recitative”
What That Mouth Do?
Part 1: On my own?!? I have not spoken on My own, but the Father who sent Me has commanded Me what to say and how to…… Read more “What That Mouth Do?”
Drop Down N Getcho Eagle On
Most people know that eagles use wind resistance to lift off. What I didn’t know and found excessively amazing is that eagles chill in turbulence, too. You…… Read more “Drop Down N Getcho Eagle On”
Warring in Your Own Mind
There are people who ought not go into their own minds unescorted, who go in and come out battered and wounded and broken—even more than they went…… Read more “Warring in Your Own Mind”
Ashleigh’s Word of Flame
This is from my youngest daughter, Ashleigh, who never gives herself credit yet at 13 already has a gift for exhortation! Below is her kid message for…… Read more “Ashleigh’s Word of Flame”