This moment of desert

Worship, is the best place to think. In worship clouds scatter. And I remember, I have not mentioned my situation.  Sure, it is a desert just now, and which is the main thing to know, and yet: I am ready to up-and-head to the United States.  But, it is not the moment now. I am … Continue reading This moment of desert


Holland III (final)

A final post about my time in Holland, and an update on my plans.  Some photos below. In short, I have plans to be in the United States in July. The Easter week, and weekend, was a time of decision making.  And of contact with people.  And a good time, in fact! And I was deciding, … Continue reading Holland III (final)

The church is no longer in a state of sin.

An excerpt from N.T. Wright’s tome, Jesus and the Victory of God, page 268: “Centuries of Christian usage have accustomed readers of the New Testament to think of “forgiveness” as primarily a gift to the individual person, which can be made at any time.  It is, in that sense, abstract and ahistorical, however much it … Continue reading The church is no longer in a state of sin.