A nettle in the Jordan desert

Death has no sting

 “O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting?”  1 Corinthians 15:55 My mother-in-law defeated the sting of death.  In her last days she wrestled with a lot but never with the fear of death.  She knew God and was dependent on him. When I first met her I was engaged to…

Praying in the garden of Gethsemane.

Our lives are like a 24-hour news cycle

“I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting him who called you in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel.”  Galatians 1:6 Paul has written to the churches in Galatia having found they are departing from the gospel of Christ to the distorted gospel of men. Our lives are like…