Two More Days.

Yet when he (Jesus) heard that Lazarus was sick, he stayed where He was two more days. John 11:6 Two more days. Doesn’t sound terribly difficult to endure. It’s the equivalent of how long it might take to drive across several state lines to reach a destination or complete a training course for a particular […]

Chasing the Sunrise.

So that from the rising of the sun to the place of its setting, men may know there is none besides me.  I am the Lord, and there is no other. Isaiah 45:6 The dream wasn’t mine. It belonged to my daughter. And she was determined to have it satisfied… with or without anyone accompanying […]

The Power to Descend.

Jesus led them up a high mountain…Mark 9:2 I’m a big fan of hiking, particularly in the mountains. While I’m no wild woman and def have my limits beyond which I’d never go, here in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, there are plenty of options. Some trails are ambling and easy. Others are quite […]

Removing My Ghost Bike.

About a year ago, a beloved member of my community was killed by a motor vehicle while riding his bicycle one morning on a sidewalk along the city’s central highway. The victim was an avid cyclist, a husband, and father of an 18-month old baby. The loss was tragic. Emotional wounds ran deep. And healing […]

My Party is Over.

Let us celebrate, let us rejoice, let us give Him glory! The marriage of the Lamb has come… ‘Blessed are those invited to the Wedding Supper of the Lamb!’ Revelation 19:7, 9 (The Msg)  A young man had chosen a rickety road during his first three years of university life. It was strewn with the […]