All posts filed under: Forgiveness

Imago Scriptura 50 – Which Way

Where my boys take piano is a wonderful little nature walk in the middle of the neighborhood. Depending on the weather, I will often take a quick walk around there while they are having their lessons. When you first walk into the preserve, you are […]

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Imago Scriptura 39 – Forgiveness

Its funny how things come together from time to time. Seemingly unrelated things taking place that when there is one piece that comes a connection is made between them all. The things in the last 24 hours are – blooming irises at our house, another […]

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Wounded Beauty

This isn’t connected to anything that Nouewn’s devotional has been focusing on the last few days but more connected to something I’ve been spending a lot of time with this week – forgiveness. My sermon on Sunday will be focusing upon that topic, based upon […]

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Imago Gospels – 45 – No Moderation

Luke 6 In the weeks leading up to our trip to South Africa, we read about the horrific attacks that took place in Johannesburg and in Durban toward foreigners. They were referred to as xenophobic attacks as they were attributed to frustration and anger lashing […]

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Imago Gospels – 39 – Sticks

Mark 16 Resurrection…life coming from death. I come to the end of the Gospel of Mark and essentially the end of our trip to South Africa. It was not planned exactly for this reason, but we ended our last full day in this beautiful country […]

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Imago Gospels – 14 – Baggage

Matthew 18 In the 2nd half of this chapter, we are reminded of one of the tough truths of discipleship. Forgiveness is hard work. To paraphrase The Princess Bride, anyone who says otherwise is just selling something. Forgiveness is tough. The passage reflects this – […]

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