The Path

Today, simply a quote from Scripture and a poem written on my solitary retreat. I paused on my walk through the forest, contemplating the path we are on as humans who believe in eternal, unseen things. Do you see what this means—all these pioneers who blazed the way, all these veterans cheering us on? ItContinue reading “The Path”

Practicing and Playing

When I was in my undergraduate years, I studied music rather seriously, and completed a degree in jazz guitar and vocal performance. That degree, along with a Metro card, will allow you to ride on a New York City subway. But I learned a great deal about life through my study of jazz. I wasContinue reading “Practicing and Playing”

A Tale of Two Doggies: Part 3

On my daily walk with the dogs this morning, I got another revelation about God’s dealings with me. These dogs are great teachers. For background, you may want to peruse my two previous posts about the dogs, from April 30 and June 4, 2018. My two sweet friends are Scooter, the older brother, an exquisiteContinue reading “A Tale of Two Doggies: Part 3”

Removing the Veil

As my regular readers may have noticed by now, I just love metaphors. And the Bible is so full of them! The metaphor I’m playing with this week is a veil. As with all biblical metaphors, this reference to a rather mundane object in the natural points us to truths about spiritual reality. We knowContinue reading “Removing the Veil”