We Are Truly Marvels to Behold

“Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus.” Acts 4:13 “God created the world out of nothing, and so long as we are nothing, He can make something out of us.”   —MartinContinue reading “We Are Truly Marvels to Behold”

They Are Bread for Us! [Challenges]

“Only do not rebel against the Lord. And do not fear the people of the land, for they are bread for us. Their protection is removed from them, and the Lord is with us; do not fear them.” 10 Then all the congregation said to stone them with stones. But the glory of the Lord appeared at the tent of meeting to all the peopleContinue reading “They Are Bread for Us! [Challenges]”

The Church Triumphant

“The church is not a select circle of the immaculate, but a home where the outcast may come in. It is not a palace with gate attendants and challenging sentinels along the entrance-ways holding off at arm’s-length the stranger, but rather a hospital where the broken-hearted may be healed, and where all the weary andContinue reading “The Church Triumphant”

Understanding Bread

I have learned a lot about my Christian walk in the last few years.  Most of it has been gathered from ordinary life experiences.  Like working on a farm, hanging wallpaper, driving too fast in a cornfield (!).  If I set long enough I can list 100 more, each with a lesson or two. Been thinkingContinue reading “Understanding Bread”