Tag Archives: Mercy

Ash Wednesday: A Love Story

What a happy happenstance that Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday collide today. I want to take you back to Ash Wednesday, 2011, for a delightful (Divine) Love Story … My blog post from back then … For it pleased the … Continue reading

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Have you heard?

We proclaim to you the one who existed from the beginning, whom we have heard… (NLT) That which was from the beginning, which we have heard … (KJV) We already know John heard what Jesus said – he wrote a … Continue reading

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Heard!

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard … (Douay Rheims) Our ears have heard … (CEV) … we heard it with our own ears … (MSG) No, I mean you really can hear Jesus! Not just hear … Continue reading

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Cranky Monday/Awesome Tuesday

Maybe I dropped the ball yesterday if I wanted to blog every day during Holy Week. Or maybe Monday in holy week was just a bad day for Jesus. He’s hungry and the fig tree has no figs. So what … Continue reading

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Justice!

But the Lord remains forever; He has established His throne for judgment. He will judge the world in righteousness; He will give judgment to the peoples in uprightness. The Lord also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge … Continue reading

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Love & Loup-garou

Barney is a fairly small dog – – about 18 pounds. I can pick him up. But I learned in obedience school that picking him up when big dogs threaten us – – or when I think big dogs are … Continue reading

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I’m not afraid

Well I thought that the rain would cool things down, but it looks like it don’t. I’d like to get you to change your mind, but it looks like you won’t. — Bob Dylan, Seeing the Real You at Last … Continue reading

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But thou, Bethlehem…

But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. — Romans 5:8 Have you been thinking about this wondrous revelation, that God “commended His love to us” as we discussed yesterday … Continue reading

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To the notice & admiration of all

I’ve been disappointed in my Advent Bible reading plan on my phone. The first couple days were pretty heavy on Old Testament and Genesis about the fall of man and sinful behavior. The kind of stuff I don’t really believe … Continue reading

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Layaway

“Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue, and if there is any praise, think … Continue reading

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