“In a time of drastic change one can be too preoccupied with what is ending or too obsessed with what seems to be beginning. In either case one loses touch with the present and with its obscure but dynamic possibilities. 81 more words
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“Comfort, comfort my people…speak tenderly to them,” says our God.
“Speak tenderly” — these words to a community that has lost everything: its land, its temple, and seemingly its God. 162 more words
By Amanda Cleary Eastep
I have two memories of snow.
They stick like individual snowflakes to window glass, their intricacies blatantly announcing God’s mathematical genius…his ability to condense the universe into a melting, faceted jewel (or the savior into a newborn)… 969 more words