The way of achievement

Priorities, are something I think about a lot.  When I sit down and think.  Distractions aside. ... If you can sort out what matters, then surely you can "achieve it."  If not with the advantages of a "modern" life, then with wisdom and discipline; and then if not these, with God. ... But, and there …

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The time to honor

... while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. John 1 parallels the creation narrative.  In which the Word, through whom all things came into being, shines in the darkness. With winds sweeping; and then all this time later: Word, and things into being, and light. A dynamic God, at work, …

A welcome

I was encouraged on the weekend, to "welcome".  To think about how I was welcomed as a new Christian, and to welcome new Christians in the same way.  (This was the topic of the sermon at church.) "Welcome" connects directly into orthodox Christian theology.  We are welcomed into Jesus, and we welcome Jesus into us. …

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 …

Organizing my books

I organized my books, today. I have about 200 books, across Christianity, Biblical interpretation, literature, commerce, philosophy, information systems and Spanish; mainly.  I have about 50 on a bookshelf, and the rest are in boxes. I do not like them in boxes. ... When my books are organised, I feel as though I am not missing, …