Imagine being kidnapped, ripped from your parents care, your homeland and all the familiar sights and sounds of your short life to be sold into slavery at age seven or eight. Transported on a transatlantic ship bearing human cargo to a new country, only to be sold again. Horrible, right? […]
I can so relate to Moses and his fear of addressing a crowd. We see ourselves in the mirror of the scriptures, don’t we? The Lord gives us a new assignment and we are ready with excuses.
This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine … Time to brag on the power of the Lord to open divine doors of opportunity. In the spirit of Habakkuk 2:2 RSV, “Write the vision; make it plain upon tablets, so he may run who reads it,’ I wrote […]
Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quitely and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and ignorant; they too have their story … […]
Originally posted on Wonder Of My Worlds:
“Sacred scripture is too important to be left exclusively to biblical scholars, theology too vital to be consigned solely to the province of theologians. To explore the depths of the God who invites our trust, we need the artists and mystics. Through daring images and bold metaphors rooted in the […]