Advent 2016

There might be a problem with my expectations.

The words in Genesis catch my attention.When Lamech had lived 182 years, he fathered a son and called his name Noah, saying, “Out of the ground <span class="crossreference" data-cr="#cen-ESV-135J" data-link="(J)" style="box-sizing: border-box; font-size: 0.625em; font-size: 0.625em; line-height: 22px; position: relative; top: 0px; vertical-align: top;">that the Lord has cursed, this one shall bring us relief from our work and from the… Continue reading There might be a problem with my expectations.

Advent 2016

When you realize you’re approaching faith as a how-to and not a Who-to.

You know those toys you have to put together for the tiny tots at Christmas? The ones with lots of pieces and the step by step manual in several languages. Call me weird, but I love them. I embrace the challenge of putting together furniture and toys. I carefully place parts out on the floor… Continue reading When you realize you’re approaching faith as a how-to and not a Who-to.