“In His Steps”, Reading #1

In His Steps, by Charles Sheldon Chapter 1 For hereunto were ye called; because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that ye should follow in his steps.” ________________ It was Friday morning and the Rev. Henry Maxwell was trying to finish his Sunday morning sermon. He had been interrupted several times and […]

Thoughts on the Mercy of God

A Liturgical Christian’s Understanding of Mercy Bryan’s note: As I travel the internet I occasionally find something out of the ordinary.  Something that stands out and blesses me.  The following text is a wonderfully precise definition and application of God’s mercy.  I hope it blesses you the way it blessed me. ……………………………………………………………………. Many people remember the […]

C.S. Lewis takes on the Incarnation

  The central miracle asserted by Christians is the Incarnation.  They say that God became Man.  Every other miracle prepares for this, or exhibits this, or results from this. . . .   “In the Christian story God descends to re-ascend. He comes down; down from the heights of absolute being into time and space, […]