I Can’t Raise My Ebenezer

I Can’t Raise My Ebenezer

I Can’t Raise My Ebenezer Here I raise my Ebenezer, here by thy great help I’ve come. The words slip out through my lips as the melody runs on, but my head is not so sure. Raise my Ebenezer? Impossible.  I can’t raise my Ebenezer for it’s tied to the...
A Pause for Prayer

A Pause for Prayer

A Pause for Prayer I’m pausing today to pray for my brother in Christ, Tim, his wife Aileen, and their whole family. May Christ comfort and hold you and all those who are suffering. Preserve me, O God, for in you I take refuge. I say to the Lord, “You are my...
Wrestling with Beauty and Loss

Wrestling with Beauty and Loss

Wrestling with Beauty and Loss Two weeks ago I stood in cool grass next to a three hundred foot waterfall that tumbled over rocks and streams until it reached the opening of the lake in front of me. As I stood filtering water into the bottles at my feet, I sung out...
Waiting for Eternity

Waiting for Eternity

Waiting for Eternity I’ve been thinking a lot about time. It’s probably hard not to nowadays. When the days slip by in the monotony of a pandemic, we have nothing else to do but carve out their worth with numbers. Five months since it started, four weeks since we went...
My Amateur Memory Grid

My Amateur Memory Grid

My Amateur Memory Grid This year I made the goal to memorize bigger chunks of Scripture. First I started with Psalm 16, following my usual method of repeated repetition. But after diving deeper into research about memory in the Medieval Age, I decided to try a...

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