Tag Archives: Gospel

Voyage: A Journey and a Valley

Four weeks ago I had a Skype interview for a position to teach kindergarten English at a school in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. At the time of posting this blog, I have accepted and signed the contract and will leave in … Continue reading

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Peace that Rules Life

Throughout the years I have struggled a lot with anxiety at different seasons.  I very much like to be in control of what happens to me, but constantly feel caught up in a whirlwind.  I don’t think this is uncommon. … Continue reading

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An Exquisite Pain

The little ‘subtitle’ of this blog is “The exquisite pain when the lion peels off my scales”.  The reference of the lion peeling off the scales is from The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis from his series, … Continue reading

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My Resurrected Valentine

  “And when I passed by you and saw you wallowing in your blood, I said to you in your blood ‘Live!’  I said to you in your blood, ‘Live!’  I made you flourish like a plant of the field. … Continue reading

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Brennan

Well, tonight I drove to a church in Oregon to see the new movie “Brennan” based on the life of Brennan Manning.  If you don’t know anything about this man, he was a priest, an alcoholic, then a pastor and … Continue reading

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I have Walked in Integrity

Psalm 26 intrigues me.  It is a psalm of David, it is a psalm full of joy at the nearness he has with God and the things he does and does not do. It intrigues me because I could so … Continue reading

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Why “Romans” is Awesome

I would just like to take some time to discuss the book of Romans in the Bible. I love this book.  It is, indeed, superb. If I had to choose only two books in the Bible to explain the ‘Gospel’, … Continue reading

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