wading right on in

That’s exactly what Jesus did. He didn’t make it easy for himself by avoiding people’s troubles, but waded right in and helped out. “I took on the troubles of the troubled,” is the way Scripture puts it. Romans 15:3 MSG Jesus jumps right in at the sign of trouble.  He longs to come to our … More wading right on in

ankle deep

A few times in the past few months, I have heard the call to go deeper. Beyond the wading area I tend to linger in…where I am ankle deep but I can still make it out quickly back to shore should I feel threatened.  I am deep enough to feel the longing to go in … More ankle deep

under water

One of my favorite memories as a kid was being by the water. Even better, to be swimming, especially underwater. Seeing everything so clearly, removing all other distractions. Just me, underwater, awake and aware to the wonder around me. The thrill when I could first do a somersault underwater, then two in a row, then … More under water