Up until now.

Up Until Now… Up until now I allowed a disconnect between my heart and my head. Up until now I could feel the big ball of emotions; my reactions to others pulsated just outside of my gut. Some feelings I could discern others would flood me there were many and so strong, I could not … More Up until now.

Fires Burn

  Fires Burn, True hearts learn, Love shines through; hero’s!   The crucible of the flames, burns the dross and clears the shame.   Reality comes with the crisis, Facing choices that must be made. Second guessing comes later. In a moment our future is made.   Fires Burn, True hearts learn, Love shines through … More Fires Burn

Where was God?

Where was God when…. Fifty nine died and 500 were injured in Los Vegas, Where was God?   God was there: Transforming chaos with compassion, Releasing courage to face the fear, Inspiring bravery, selflessness and sacrifice.   God was facing down evil with the good.   God was there as he is here!     … More Where was God?

Veneer Stripping

The Puritans believed through and through, “We” started with them, not perfectly, thoroughly. We have been left with veneer.   Many and long are the shadows since them. Veneer stripping is our work today.   Stripping away the veneer of good, The veneer of righteousness, The veneer of godliness, We call it tolerance, stripping away … More Veneer Stripping

Veneer-less

The Veneer is Gone.   The Veneer has rubbed off our culture, Exposed are our hearts, our hate, our self-serving ideologies. Where has compassion gone, where has understanding gone?   Gone.   When we think we are god’s we judge harshly and hate what we do not understand. We are wrong. We are powerless to … More Veneer-less

Our life is a war

Our life is a war, Our mind the battlefield, Our thoughts the weapons, Our decisions the out-come, Life or death?   Say’s I.   “See, I have set before you today life and good, and death and evil…  The blessing and the curse. Therefore choose life, So that you and your descendants may live…, For … More Our life is a war

Extract yourself

  Extract yourself!   Extract yourself from entertaining the offenses, Offenses rampant in our culture of envy, blame, shame and guilt.   Give up your self righteousness and superiority, become clear!   Set yourself free. Become grateful!* Become sincere, Become understanding, Give up your offense, Give up your defense,   Come clean!   *(Psalm 104:4) © 170726 … More Extract yourself