Ding Dong Merrily on High

Ding Dong! Merrily on High in heaven the bells are ringing: Ding dong! verily the sky is riven with angel singing. Gloria, Hosanna in excelsis! One of the most awesome revelations i have ever experienced came to light when I was quite young via the song above. I had a sense/glimpse of the angels fillingContinue reading “Ding Dong Merrily on High”

Sunday Psalm: Let Heaven Come

When Your people humbly drop to their knees before You inviting Your Kingdom to come & invade us, You come. Just as You have throughout human history since its beginning, come and let what You want to be done happen here on earth. Take our brokenness and let Your Light shine through it. Take ourContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Let Heaven Come”

when the world & heaven collide…Herod

There was once a king. Not born a king, but appointed. A very paranoid king, he wiped out all opposition to his throne, real or perceived: at least one wife, one son, a few other relations. He was known as the butcher in some circles. His name? Herod. image from the Nativity Story Not toContinue reading “when the world & heaven collide…Herod”

Adventures in Advent

With the arrival of Advent comes the retelling of the Christmas story. I have heard it many times… in song, through drama, or by a reader at church. I have read the story to myself, and to my children. This year, I am doing something different. I have never read the whole story in theContinue reading “Adventures in Advent”

home

…make myself at home in His love. – John 15:10 (MSG) Our true home is calling. Jesus came so we can have life in abundance here on earth, but the source of that life is eternal. God Himself. And once we decide to let Him in, He opens the doors to wonders we can onlyContinue reading “home”

thin places

They are locales where the distance between heaven and earth collapses and we’re able to catch glimpses of the divine… Eric Weiner Where Heaven meets earth. Thin places. They can be in many locations, but one thing remains the same… Those who experience a thin place are never the same. I find there are timesContinue reading “thin places”