Sun & Shadow

The bad memories, and the really painful ones, tend to always have a golden summer hue to them.  Which is all the more disturbing, really.  Collectively they sit in the recesses of my existence, never quite erased, but certainly not wanted.  Definitely not needed in the every day.  But all these memories together form a…

Truth & Lies

I have a confession. It’s hard for me to admit.  It’s ugly.  It’s a constant fight, like to the death fight, no holding back, sweating, gasping, breathless FIGHT. I struggle with faith. Not faith in Jesus………faith in the rest of the promises in scripture.  But wait!  Wait, isn’t that the same thing?  If I believe…

Shiny & New

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. II Corinthians 5:17 It’s a new year.  We all want to feel shiny and new, embrace new things, get rid of the old. Thankfully Jesus paved the way for us to do just that….