Heart · Silence · Spirit · Understanding

where to start a pilgrimage…

Last night… after considering my failure of living silence… understanding comes this morning… To live a life of pilgrim words… inner silence… is the key to outer silence… This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength but…… Continue reading where to start a pilgrimage…

Grace · Trust · Understanding

the trouble with leaning on your own understanding…

The trouble with leaning on your own understanding… is that is causes trouble…In just thirty minutes… I made a mess…A costly… time consuming… mess…All because I leaned on my own understanding…The evidence was before me… signs… to set my understanding right… but I trusted me… and what I understood…And because I trusted me… my own…… Continue reading the trouble with leaning on your own understanding…

Faith · Trust · Understanding

faith… trusting what we do not understand…

Now faith is being sure of what we hope forand certain of what we do not see.Hebrews 11:1The reading through of The Journey brought me to the account of the fiery serpents sent by God as a punishment for Israel’s sin…Moses interceded… again… for this rebellious people… and the cure… a bronze snake on a pole…?!All who…… Continue reading faith… trusting what we do not understand…