Cheers for God

Cheers for God! We celebrated communion, at church, last Sunday. Our family always takes communion together. This day was different.  Jordan and I partook by ourselves. Communion can be a solemn event sometimes. And there is a purpose for that.  The shedding of blood for the atonement of our sins puts humanity into its proper […]

On Cultivating a Little Life

“Now the range of our possible sufferings is determined by the largeness and nobility of our aims.  It is possible to evade a multitude of sorrows by the cultivation of an insignificant life.  Indeed, if it be a man’s ambition to avoid the troubles of life, the receipt is perfectly simple–let him shed his ambitions […]

What are you lookin at

Who Told You that You Were Naked?

There is something about people and our words.  “With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse human beings, who have been made in God’s likeness.”  James 3:9 Jordan came home from school today and said, ” Mom, everyone looks at me weird.”   My first thought was, ‘ Welcome […]