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Does Not Wisdom Call?

“Doing the will of God leaves me no time for disputing about His plans.”

- George MacDonald -

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Last week I left you with a bit of a cliffhanger, didn’t I? 1,387 more words


Sacred Idleness

“There is such a thing as sacred idleness.”  ~George MacDonald

So very often, birding is an exercise in meditation. It involves sitting and watching, softening your gaze, remaining in the moment, and seeing what there is to see. 251 more words


Write What I know? On Character Development

If you are reading this, thank you. There are a lot of voices out here, so I am grateful for any listeners. I recently asked some friends what subjects I could blog about, which would be useful and they might actually be likely to read. 678 more words

Character Development

Paterology and Reality: A Throb of the Father's Heart

The Greek word for Father is “pater,” thus the study of God the Father is called Paterology. Since my daughter Emma was born almost two years ago, my life has changed drastically. 705 more words


Everything old is new again

While searching for an inexpensive eBook for my Kindle, I stumbled across the Collected Works of George MacDonald.  The price was right and I downloaded it right away. 194 more words

Personal Musings

What is Love Without Trust...

“To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved.” – George MacDonald


More Like Jesus on the Cross

When I was first starting to take Christianity seriously, I read George Macdonald. (He is a Scottish-Protestant writer of sermons and various fantasy stories. You may have heard of him if you’re a C. 235 more words

Thoughts And Writings