Month: December 2016

  • Vulnerable and Meek

    Lost in the narrative of God’s might and power is the vulnerability that the Eternal God assumed when He came to this earth.  Unlike many other creatures  an infant child cannot survive on its own.  Newborns must be cared for, fed, clothed, and nurtured.  The position in which He put Himself is an immediate insight…

  • Kindness …

    Paul is at the end of an exhaustive list of directives when he comes to this final thought:  Ephesians 4:32  And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you. I was reminded of a hard and detailed man who sought for others to be…

  • The Lamb …

    Consider with me:  Jesus is twelve years old when He is found teaching in the Temple.  Joseph and Mary have made their yearly journey to yet another festival as a family.  We won’t see Him again for 18 years and that will happen in Cana at a wedding. Tradition is a powerful thing and it appears…