Joy · Love · Presence · Strength · Unexpected

joy… in five o’clock traffic…

It was an odd moment… Five o’clock traffic… slow moving… taking two rotations of red to make it through lights at intersections… Who finds joy in that…? Huh… I did… That unexpected… unreasonable joy… bubbling up in the midst of what most would be cursing about… God’s presence felt so near… Splendor and majesty are…… Continue reading joy… in five o’clock traffic…

Baptism · Beauty · Grace · Strength · Wonderful

baptism…

Baptism… I saw a couple today… Two new Believers… professing faith… washed clean… Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary. Psalm 96:6 ESV His strength… His beauty… proclaimed in each baptism… The strength to hang on the cross… for the sake of love alone… brutal… The beauty of His grace……… Continue reading baptism…

Boasting · Strength · Weakness

boasting in my weakness…

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that show my weakness. 2Corinthians 11:30 ESV Too tired to clean the kitchen… but He’s not… Too muddle-minded to understand… but He’s not… Too brain-dead to remember… but He’s not… Too self-centered to see others… but He’s not… Too hard-hearted to care… but He’s not……… Continue reading boasting in my weakness…