The Accusation and Freedom

During this Holy Week, I am reflecting on the accusations against Jesus the Christ. He faced ridicule, mockery, unkindness, and betrayal. But Jesus did not let any of this deter him from his purpose. He entrusted himself to God, the Father. He was relentless in living out what God had sent…

Love With Your Heart

Love God with your whole heart. Mind. Body. Soul. Love your neighbor as yourself. Love with all of you –all that is within you, love. This is the greatest commandment and to love our neighbors as we love ourselves. Selfless, giving, kind, and strong is the thread of love woven…

Hosanna in the Valley

It’s Holy Week. Another Easter is upon us, and I am pondering the cross, redemption, failing, falling, and rising again from the valley. It feels like I’ve been here for years. Okay, really it’s more like a year, but that’s still as long, long time. I’m looking for reprieve, but…