Tag Archives: Spiritual Growth

No Other God

“You shall have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:3– – – Commandment number one. I need a God that transcends. I need a God that out-trumps everything else. I need a God that instructs me that nothing matters more … Continue reading

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The Glide of Grace

There are few things that equal cross-country skiing for pure silent graceful enjoyment. It is grace and it is purity on a blanket of white. It is a time of balancing and gliding across a crystalline carpet. It is poetry … Continue reading

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On Reading a Book Which Causes Stress

Reading a book engages both intellect and emotion.  Reading produces thought and evokes feeling.  Especially when reading that which challenges or contradicts one’s own personal views.  Encountering a viewpoint unlike one’s own produces tension.  With tension comes struggle.  But struggle, … Continue reading

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