Tag Archives: Creation

The Natural Ebb and Flow of Conversation

They were also to stand every morning to thank and praise the Lord. They were to do the same in the evening…. 1 Chronicles 23:30 (NIV) I am continually learning. The further I progress in my journey the more I find … Continue reading

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Browsing Among the Lilies

My lover has gone down to his garden,     to his spice beds, to browse in the gardens     and gather the lilies. I am my lover’s, and my lover is mine.     He browses among the lilies. Song of Solomon 6:2-3 (NLT) … Continue reading

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The Wonder of Creation

You make springs pour water into the ravines,  so streams gush down from the mountains. They provide water for all the animals…. Psalm 104:10-11a (NLT) This past weekend was spent at the lake with our friends Mat and Anne and … Continue reading

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The Monk & the Pilgrim

Blessed are those who dwell in your house; they are ever praising you. Blessed are those whose strength is in you, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage. Psalm 84:4-5 (NIV) People are complex. I’ve discovered this in my own journey … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Colossians 3

Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth. Colossians 3:2 (NLT) Wendy and I love movies, books, and the arts. We talk about them all the time. A friend of ours has told us on several occasions … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Isaiah 64

Still, God, you are our Father.    We're the clay and you're our potter:    All of us are what you made us. Isaiah 64:8 (MSG) Many years ago, I signed my daughter and I up for a pottery class at the … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day 1 Kings 12

Rehoboam turned a deaf ear to the people. God was behind all this, confirming the message that he had given to Jeroboam son of Nebat through Ahijah of Shiloh. 1 Kings 12:15 (MSG) There are many waypoints along the journey where I … Continue reading

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