Beginning · Betrayed · End · Good Friday

horribly good… two gardens…

Today… the day we remember the horribly good… Good Friday… For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame… Hebrews 12:2 NIV God in two gardens… Eden… Gethsemane… Each a beginning… And an end… In Eden our relationship with God began… we naked and unashamed… sin-less… walked with God… enjoyed His…… Continue reading horribly good… two gardens…

Betrayed · Communion · Freedom · Grace · Last Supper · Rebellion · Sin · Slavery

in remembrance… of Him…

Ah, sinful nation, people laden with iniquity, offspring who do evil, children who deal corruptly, who have forsaken the Lord… Why do you seek further beatings? Why do you continue to rebel? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint. From the soul of the foot even to the head there is no…… Continue reading in remembrance… of Him…

Book Review · Difficult · Encouragement · Wrestling

good reads… for such a time as this…

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven… Ecclesiastes 3:1 NRSV With life out of sorts… there’s a little more time to read… He has led me to two books… both I’ve had for months… both speak to my heart in this interesting season… One I started… but then…… Continue reading good reads… for such a time as this…

Bread · Enemy · Grace · Hope · Peace · Prayer · Today

daily bread…

Give us this day our daily bread. Matthew 5:11 NRSV [Photo by Jude Infantini on Unsplash] Jesus taught us… when He taught us to pray… to take it one day at a time… That’s always been the lesson… His name… I AM Who I AM… reminds us He is present in the present… He’s in the present… because that’s…… Continue reading daily bread…