Devotionals, Lent

He is the Light of the World

He is  the Light of The Word. In Him there is no darkness. I have a kindergartener in my household. Every day he scoffs at me as I tell him to write the date at the top of his worksheets. “But I did yesterday,” he says. I gently remind him the importance that learning sometimes… Read More He is the Light of the World

Blogging Through the Bible, Devotionals, Lent

The Offer of Life-Giving Water

Intentionally avoiding people, a woman heads out to draw water in the midday heat. Blazing sun would surely keep people in their homes and protected from the sun. She thought she had it down until that particular day. A man sat at the well, possibly in prayer, and beckoned the woman to give him a… Read More The Offer of Life-Giving Water

Devotionals, Lent

Calling Us Out of Our Wilderness

Settling in the wilderness of our contemporary living has brought comfort and compliance. We fulfill thirst in automation on the front of our refrigerators and hunger subsides at the push of a bottom on our microwaves. Our thoughts find comfort in bingeing on favorite mindless comedies. Aches and pains subside by pills from our mirrored… Read More Calling Us Out of Our Wilderness