Sermon

I really was looking forward to attending church (on-line) this week, but when Sunday morning arrived my heart wasn’t in it. My mind was filled sadness, and my heart kept trying to creep silently toward despair. I was grumpy about the sermon topic (“reviewing events of the past year?” really? do we have to?) andContinue reading “Sermon”

Christmas

This is the first year that I have been a Christian on Christmas. I never liked the way Christmas was celebrated before I became a Christian – not (as some would suppose) because I “hated Christians” or because I was envious of all the presents Christian children received. I thoroughly disliked “Christmas” as celebrated inContinue reading “Christmas”

Helpdesk

Let me just say that I love the I.T. Helpdesk at work. You call a number and tell them about your computer troubles and they provide solutions! Wouldn’t it be great to have a Helpdesk for so many other aspects of life? You cooked a soup that tastes too bland, call the soup Helpdesk! YourContinue reading “Helpdesk”

Human

For my thoughts are not your thoughts,    neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord.For as the heavens are higher than the earth,    so are my ways higher than your ways    and my thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:8-9 When troublesome things are happening around me it’s comforting to remember that the mere fact that I don’t comprehendContinue reading “Human”