Notes from the Shadowlands

Notes from the Shadowlands

Perchance one day the Shadow stopped,And took a moment to have a thought.Looking high and far above,She wondered who she shadowed of.”Who is this one that I reflect in part?Who is the real, the one unseen?That as she stands in a constant Son,This shadow is cast,...
Don’t Forget the Bacon

Don’t Forget the Bacon

I spent six beautiful years as a missionary in southern Illinois.  God provided in many extraordinary, and sometimes humorous ways. During my first few years I received a stipend from the youth ministry I was working with, while the next two years I was blessed with...
Unending Waves

Unending Waves

I once spent a day at the Oregon coast.  Oregon is one of God’s beautiful ideas.  I love the landscape and personality of this state.  The Pacific Ocean is endearingly framed by this land. I had some time to spend standing on a beach, watching colossal waves...
From the Lion’s Mouth

From the Lion’s Mouth

I am the Alpha and Omega. Never changing, Never waning in my affection towards man, Circumstances do not constitute my ways.   My goodness knows no end. But do you comprehend the goodness I speak of? For it differs from kindness,  And love, And justice. It...
When fear leaves the dance floor

When fear leaves the dance floor

She laced her shoes.   Though small in stature, her poise spoke of power.   He crept around, this unwelcome guest.  His shoes were laced, though clumsily.   She walked to the middle of the room and began to move, smoothly with her toes skimming the floor....