• Oaks of Righteousness

    5 March, 2015

    A decade ago a clever friend speculated that whatever Hollywood could think of they could also create. As I tap away ten years on I am thoroughly convinced he is correct. Today there is an extension of this rule: anything you can think of you can do. No plumb line of behavior now exists. Where…...[read more]

  • 3 Bible Verses I Can't Escape

    4 March, 2015

    This following confession is as frank as it is real. It still humbles my soul and burns my spirit, for it is a record of wrongs and the assailant of my pride: There are but a few lessons I have learned in life of any lasting value that did not arise out of hardship. I now know (for I am slow to…...[read more]

  • How to Climb Heaven's Ladder#

    3 March, 2015

    Holy Scripture cries out to us, brothers, saying: everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted... If we want to reach the pinnacle of that lofty humility then, and if we want to arrive swiftly at that heavenly exaltation to which one mounts by the…...[read more]

  • The Highway of Holiness

    2 March, 2015

    The Highway of Holiness is an unfamiliar path, at times barren and most lonely. It is unseen by the blind, those who do not know or seek God's ways. The Highway is not the path of the infant, nor of the child. Only the willingly maturing will stay this difficult road. It is the road of choice…...[read more]

  • The King's Highway

    1 March, 2015

    The Highway of Holiness is trod by the weak and walked by the feeble. The proud, the strong and the self-made know not of its existence. The Highway of Holiness has bandits who hide behind its boulders. The rocks, the slopes and the rolling hills are all havens to these marauders. They always watch…...[read more]

  • Tugging God's Heart

    26 February, 2015

    A maligned and barren Hannah long pleaded with the Lord for a child. She begged him in desperation of the spirit to birth within her the impossible. Hannah's curved back heaved. She wept bitter, soul soaking tears that saturated God's lap and tore at His heart. Once when they had finished…...[read more]