Circumcision might not be the sort of thing you want to contemplate as you start your day.
Martin B. Copenhaver
A mark of maturity—at whatever age—is the movement from more I and me language to more we and our language.
Relating to a perfectly sweet Lord must bring sweet, sweet expressions to each face, right? If I'm not feeling good in worship I must be doing church wrong.
This is how we are before God sometimes. Struggling and trying to do it on our own and failing miserably.
Richard L. Floyd
It is not only in desperate times that we can pray from the very deepest part of our selves.
Running from reckonings is what we do. But they breathe down our necks anyway.
Losing heart is easy.
They had eyes to see holy ground shining through the brokenness.
Quinn G. Caldwell
When the author of Genesis wants to indicate the nothingness of the time before creation, he describes an earth with no one to plant and garden it.
Grace comes in the most unlikely guise. Christ comes when we least expect him. "Like a thief in the night." Or a plumber at a deathbed.