Lessons on the Trail

The Pinnacle in Albany Township is in my front yard. That is I have a clear view of it from my front porch. The last time I hiked to the summit pictured here was over 40 years ago. I’ve been staring at its attractive profile for the last three years now.  Continue reading “Lessons on the Trail”

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What does it mean?

Since I started following Jesus over 40 years ago, there’s a few things I’ve discovered about myself. One of those things is this – I know less now than I did then. And I also know more now than I did then. But it’s all in how I know what I know. Continue reading “What does it mean?”

The Place

Salvation is a gift to our poverty, not a triumph of our resources.

The picture above; Lake Geneva, Switzerland viewed from an obscure highland pasture near the tiny restaurant, La’Prafandaz. Who would build a restaurant in a high remote pasture, right? Continue reading “The Place”

The Wardrobe of Doctrine

People attempt at grasping who God is by taking the best version of themselves, projecting that to the nth degree, factoring in all the goodness they perceive, then, call that God. Continue reading “The Wardrobe of Doctrine”

The System of Hierarchy

I don’t know why I think the way I do, I just do. Sometimes my mind gets me into a boatload of trouble, while at other times it’s the greatest friend I have.

Many years ago, when I was a brand new squeaky clean baby Christian just starting my journey of water walking, I started to see Continue reading “The System of Hierarchy”