Thursday, August 17, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The rose and the thorn, the sorrow and gladness are linked together.
May God, not the gifts, be the center of our lives. May the gifts bring Him glory and draw others to hear His still, small voice and draw them into His Presence. In Jesus Name, Amen

Thursday, August 10, 2017

No Beauty Without Ash: The Paradox of True Christian Art



"The prophecies of Jewish and Christian literature do not look BACK to a return to a pre-evil Garden, but FORWARD to a post-evil union of Heaven and Earth described in Revelation 22:1-5 as a NEW Garden that goes beyond the OLD one.

From :http://www.patheos.com/blogs/peterenns/2013/02/no-beauty-without-ash-the-paradox-of-true-christian-art-or-getting-ready-for-easter/

Monday, August 7, 2017

Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the princess in the fairy tale 'til its appropriate liberator comes to set it free. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Words from a friend.... "Don't give up on yourself. God never gives up on you."