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Soak Our Souls

Cleanse the thoughts of our hearts
By the inspiration of your Holy Spirit…

For the filth of fear clings close,
Closer than our skins, ingrained… 141 more words


Honest Christianity - grace is always greater

This is a quote I re-read from one of my favourite writers this week on retreat. It is from Henri Nouwen’s book about the prodigal son. 132 more words

A Year of Smiles - Day 191

Reason to SMILE #191: MERCY

I messed up. There’s no other way of looking at it. I completely blew it. I’ve worked for weeks to get a project completed. 388 more words

Life's Journey


I used to stand tall and mighty

Defiant as a sturdy tree

Against all odds and cares

Against all currents out there.


And I was confident– 158 more words


Come Home to The Father

“I will rise up again and go back to my Father’s house where I know I will be taken care of… even as a slave in His household.” 630 more words


The story of the Prodigal tells of a man with two sons (Luke 15:11-32)
The younger asks for his share of the inheritance early. Imagine the disrespect this request truly shows. 438 more words


Unrealistic Ideal

As is the case with many things more hypothetical than factual, fictitious narratives, illustrations or familiar parallels are given to convey confidence in the concept.  As it turns out, Christians have long been familiar with the concept of grace.  683 more words