Why contemplate the release, the so-called “freedom” of drunkenness, when our Lord tells us to be sober and vigilant in order that we may fully enjoy the benefits of His presence and the gift of redemption He promises?
Lake Michigan still leaves me in awe, too full of the touch of its presence to explain it clearly. Its size mocks my smallness.
How can you let the Bible read you today, rather than merely the other way around?
Christ’s ascension is beautiful, but the power didn’t stop two thousand years ago.
God will be there. Every single time. In every place. Familiar. Foreign. God will always be there. Never, ever, ever would God leave or forsake his people.
God is paying attention. God comes close to us, wants to be present with us, attends with us.