Holland II

An update on my travels in Holland.  I feel "at home" here, perhaps in the sense of the established nature of the Netherlands.  I have spent the past three weeks in an apartment in the suburbs of The Hague.  It is about 45 minutes walk to the CBD, and with a tram nearby.  I have …

Being

The experience of being, the state of the heart, and the quiet moment with God. The moment under Grace, forward, and uncertain, and correct.   With thanks ... (Being, is relationship, and doing, stems from being.)

Holland

I am in Holland, now.  I am not quite sure what I am doing here, really.  I do not want to be an Israelite on the road complaining about what I once had in Egypt, but this is quite stale, at the moment.  I do not know the language, I do not know people, I do …

A moments check

It feels cold in Newark, and gray.  Well, the weather is cold, and having come from a Melbourne summer.  And gray – perhaps the sky and the concrete.  Or, the monotony of “go.” I have been non-stop “go.”  A combination of work “to do”, and I suppose, not wanting to deal with the fact that …

Pre-boarding

I am getting ready to board a Delta flight to Minneapolis, onto Newark.  I am feeling relaxed, having spent three days camping on the beach; and now with the music playing in the waiting lounge, perhaps. I am feeling grateful, for the time on the beach.  I have not taken a holiday - a leave …

Church practice

My thought of leading a church, is rather a strong heart for leading a church.  But this has been on hold, for me.  For whatever reason, I have not considered that I should - for the immediate future.  And this has been hard, because I am shaped to. I continue to "be" in this direction, …