Formerly, I lived much of my Christian life looking down at the ground in self-loathing guilt. When that was over, I would then look over my shoulder in anxious concern of the response of God. Then, I would look around the room hoping to find someone more foolish and sinful than I; this would at … More If Fear is the Beginning, What is the End?
The Psalmist prays, “O Lord, you have searched me and you know me. You perceive my thoughts from afar. You are familiar with all my ways. Before a word is on my tongue, you know it completely. [And this you know – You know that I know I fear.] O Lord, where can I go … More I Fear I Fear
When my daughter was in high school, she overheard a fellow female student engaging in a heated discussion with a new girl who had recently arrived on campus. Evidently, this new student had crossed some unseen social line of demarcation. Perhaps, she had sat at the wrong lunch table, worn the same dress, or flirted … More Learn Your Place!