I Come, Clinging

   “For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s glorious standard.” Romans 3:23, NLT I know myself pretty well.  I fully understand how dark I can be.  I’m nasty and mean, selfish and destructive.  I am the “King of Filth and Deceit.”  (That is my official title, look it up.)  King Midas turned everythingContinue reading “I Come, Clinging”

The Apple Tree

“Like the finest apple tree in the orchard     is my lover among other young men. I sit in his delightful shade     and taste his delicious fruit.” Song of Solomon 2:3, NLT Jesus is the subject of many different metaphors. We know him as a shepherd, a door, and bread. There are many other ‘pictures’ inContinue reading “The Apple Tree”