Pity this prophet

And the Word of the Lord came to the prophet…. …except it wasn’t what he wanted to hear. That wicked city ought to get what’s coming to it. But the Lord is a gracious God, merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness. They would repent and be saved from the judgment that’s due them.…

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Dear disoriented minister 

God knows where you are.  It’s true.  You must needs believe this – as hard as it can get sometimes – because it is the absolute truth.  God sees you.  He knows where you are.  And you are not lost.  Do not be discouraged – in spite of the disappointments and frustrations that assail you. …

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The way things are

This is not a rant I’m just really riled – and before you blame me, or judge me, or do the you’re-a-Christian-how-can-you-not-know-better speech, allow me to mention that the frustration is with my own self (I think!) And why would anyone rant at their own self! So really, this is just an honest attempt to…

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She would not lose

No way she would lose – the fight is after all, for her own life. No strategy – and without the foggiest idea of what to do (except for that definite knowing that she’d be ok – sometimes, at least!). The cards she’d been dealt had her in constant state of perplexity, and brought her…

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Goodness and Apathy 

The fruit of the Spirit is goodness…. She knows what that is (because she knows what it’s not) – And she doesn’t even have to look that far. This weight of apathy that has become her cross must be the meaning of what goodness is not. And the fruit of the Spirit is goodness…. She…

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