Monthly Archives: August 2008

The Relativity of Fear

This morning my daughter lept into my lap from her bed saying, “Mommy, Mommy, I hear noise.” Thunder rolled once again outside. In her mind, the thunder was rolling directly outside her window. “Mommy, Mommy, I hear again.” She curled up, hugging her duck, and hid her face in my nightshirt. This afternoon, I checked… Read more »

Genesis 1

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was formless and void and darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was moving over the surface of the waters. Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light. Genesis 1:1-3 Seems often people forget… Read more »

Fictitious Trio

I was recently pondering my favorite works of fiction, in the novel form. It’s pretty hard to break it down, but I think I have a top three. I was an English major in college and read a ton. I read so much in fact, that I ended up with reading glasses on a permanent… Read more »

Peace, Peace, but there is Peace

Answers are often withheld when we first need them. Certainly, though, we trust to a certain sense of peace that is really very inexplicable. Lately, stress seems a constant neighbor, though I can’t really deem it to be an ally. With constant decision making and a pounding in my skull, I beat at certain responsibilities… Read more »

Post Uno

Valiantly, I shall attempt at reproducing a lost personal habit; the habit of writing daily, or at least frequently. Currently though, I am still working on getting this bloggy all set up. So until further notice, I leave you with one of my new favorite scriptures: “He is before all things and through Him all… Read more »