Month: December 2016

Come.

Come.

Expectation. Anticipation. A flutter of heart beating. Advent. It means coming. And our expectant breath exhales: “Come, Lord Jesus, come.” In this broken, fallen world, we cry out: come. Encountering pain, brokenness, sickness and death, we sob: come. In all our empty places, waiting to […]

Stand By Me

Stand By Me

I remember the first time she called my attention to the passage. She told me to read it through, and I did. Exodus 17: 8-13 At Rephidim, the Amalekites came and fought against the Israelites. So Moses said to Joshua, “choose some men and go […]