Monthly Archives: February 2015

Conspiracy of Grace

On a recent post, I wrote in reply to Dale http://lensgirl53.wordpress.com/ I liked your comment: “There is no such thing as a perfect church, we would have to get rid of the people first”. Your comment made me smile. I … Continue reading

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Pretty Amazing Grace

I heard this song by Neil Diamond just at the right time for me. I played it, listened to it and sang along to it over and over again. Dearest friend, I hope it brings light into your darkness too. 

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The Cracked Pot

For my hurting friend and for all of us who are cracked pots: A water bearer in China had two large pots. Each hung on the ends of a pole, which he carried across his neck. One pot had a … Continue reading

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Radiance and glory in the darkness

  For a hurting friend: Contessina, Forgive an old man’s babble. But I am your friend,  and my love for you goes deep. There is nothing I can give you which you have not got; but there is much, very … Continue reading

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Perspective from a second class Christian 2) Unrequited love

Hi Paul, Little Monk (https://wordpress.com/read/blog/id/24725720/), perhaps Church Mouse and anyone-else who is interested I am continuing with my stories. I am not sure what I will write and what I will leave out. I trust God will guide me. My … Continue reading

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Perspective from a second class Christian: 1) An outsider

This post or series of posts is for you Paul on http://justmebeingcurious.com/ Paul, so many of your phrases are bobbing about in my head and heart:“Us and them”, ‘allowing Jesus to possess us’ ; seeing Jesus ‘less darkly’; corporate church; rules and … Continue reading

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