The Year of the Lamb

The Year of the Lamb

“Then another portent appeared in heaven: a great red dragon, with seven heads and ten horns, and seven diadems on his heads.” ~Revelation 12:3 The Chinese Year of the Dragon will not recur until 2024, but Christian faith finds itself constantly in the year of...
The Beginning of the Year and the End of the World

The Beginning of the Year and the End of the World

“The end is not an event but a person.” ~G.B. Caird “I AM the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last, the beginning and the end.” ~Revelation 22:13 It’s always the end of the world somewhere for someone. Probably your own world has come crashing down in...
Advent, Christmas and the Waylaying Love of God

Advent, Christmas and the Waylaying Love of God

“I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live; the life I live in the body I live by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave himself for me.” ~Galatians 2:20 Remember the good old days when the Christmas season began after Halloween? How long until...
Creature Comforts

Creature Comforts

“I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live; the life I live in the body I live by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave himself for me.” ~Galatians 2:20 I’m writing to say thank you for a recent experience of renewal. The “Here We Still Stand...
You Are God’s Halloween Mask

You Are God’s Halloween Mask

“What else is all our work to God—whether in the fields, in the garden, in the city, in the house, in war, or in government—but just such a child’s performance, by which He wants to give His gifts in the fields, at home, and everywhere else? These are the masks of...