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New Life

New Life

The vines stretch high and spread out across the brick siding of my neighbors house. The birds create masterworks with their tweeting sounds. As the sun begins to descend from the sky and the world goes dark again, I reflect on the beauty that is spring…

Discernment on the Line

Discernment on the Line

Yesterday I witnessed a fisherman on the beach. He wrestled a strong animal and the rough current for a good five minutes. As he continued to struggle, the crowd began to swell. The line finally came to where the waves met the white sand and out of the salty water appeared a baby white tail shark…

Give Up Your Grave

Give Up Your Grave

As I reflect on the weight of today, Good Friday, my mind has continually gone back to the burial of Jesus. I had the privilege of having ample study time this morning and began to seek out the Scriptures (and www.biblehub.com) in a search for details on the burial of Christ…

Palm Branches

Palm Branches

I saw a palm upon the ground, with dirt on every feature

I picked it up and brushed it off, in the glory of it’s nature

A symbol of victory, a banner of peace, the award of all mankind

A view of triumph, and eternal life within this hand of mine…