Comprehensive Protection

The Book of Daniel contains the acts and welfare of the Jewish people in Babylon. They are captives and so much of the stories shared here are accounts of spirituality under duress. King Nebuchadnezzar, in an attempt to unify his kingdom, proclaims himself to be a god. He commissions a 90 foot statue to be … Continue reading Comprehensive Protection

Always Like Little Children [Always]

   "About that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who is greatest in the Kingdom of Heaven?” 2 Jesus called a little child to him and put the child among them. 3 Then he said, “I tell you the truth, unless you turn from your sins and become like little children, you will never get into … Continue reading Always Like Little Children [Always]

The God-Players, [Death Wish]

1 The Problem Is Myself,   by Earl Jabay   About twenty-five years ago, in a small Midwestern city, a group of young boys were playing baseball. It was a team tryout. Every boy was doing his best to impress the coach. Robbie was a catcher. Younger than the two other boys who were trying out … Continue reading The God-Players, [Death Wish]

The Presence Makes the Difference

I once was told that depression is the inability to construct a future. Perhaps that is precisely where I've come to, this old despair that lies dormant until the conditions are just right--- and then it explodes in burst of black dandelions. For about three weeks, I had experienced being down. Somedays were much worse … Continue reading The Presence Makes the Difference