Hope

Not that we loved God but that He loved us. 1 John 4:10 When life seems up to the determination of other humans, in a world where a soul can be to small to matter, life is cheapened. A life's existence seems to hinge on how much space you take up. The grief stricken saint… Continue reading Hope

Incline Your Heart

Sin comes when we take a perfectly natural desire or longing or ambition and try desperately to fulfill it without God. Not only is it sin, it is a perverse distortion of the image of the Creator in us. All these good things, and all our security, are rightly found only and completely in Him- St. Augustine… Continue reading Incline Your Heart

Whatever Things Are True

Because there are still truths that in spite of being pushed into the darkness eventually come to light. There are people that tell the truth even when it makes them look bad or not as smart as someone else. Isn't this a space of beauty in the inner person, in the motivation of the heart.… Continue reading Whatever Things Are True

The Ease Of Being Invited To Simply Pray

"It doesn't have to be the blue iris, it could be weeds in a vacant lot, or a few small stones; just pay attention, then patch a few words together and don't try to make them elaborate, this isn't a contest but a doorway into thanks, and a silence in which another voice may speak."… Continue reading The Ease Of Being Invited To Simply Pray