Encountered in the Breaking

Encountered in the Breaking

He saunters up beside usas we both hash and rehashthe excruciating eventsof the shocking days just passed. “What is this dispute you’re having?”he questions. “What do you mean?Are you the only visitorwho is ignorant of these things?” “What things?” he nonchalantly...
Unpacking the Bible

Unpacking the Bible

I recently commissioned a piece of artwork, and the file was too big to transmit normally, so I had to download a compressed version. This smaller file was essentially a set of instructions which my computer followed to recreate the file in its entirety. Using this...
Waiting in the Word

Waiting in the Word

“You are my hiding place and my shield; I wait for Your word.” Psalm 119:114 Scrolling, reading, and watching. News that changes moment by moment. It feels so easy to sink into all the information, to pick up and shoulder all the worries, all the while waiting for the...
The Long Dark Tunnel

The Long Dark Tunnel

Isn’t spring wonderful? Sunshine, warm days, bright daffodils, vibrant violets, and soft new grass are reminding us life gets renewed. Nature continues to sing as if the only trouble it’s known lately was winter, just like every year since forever. And yet, in spite...