Wimp or Master of the Universe?

It is the time of year that the magnificent constellation of Orion can be seen from most places on earth. We have observed it with Philippine, Ugandan, and US children. I have sketched the constellation in frigid temperatures when it shown above a tree adorned with light powdery snow. We… Continue reading

Following God in Hard Reality

Familiar and pleasant circumstances have a mesmerizing effect. Most people like them. Sometimes abundance in things or time we can call our own extend the feeling of “everything is OK”. All this is like the story about a healthy young man, who comments to himself about how well he is… Continue reading

A True Story: The Christmas Program

A True Story: The Christmas Program. The idea came to me so clearly.  It was a gentle nudge by the Holy Spirit.  Little girls were to perform worship songs in sign language as someone reads the story of Jesus and His coming according to the first chapter of St. John. … Continue reading

The Genesis Connection: Autumn’s Signpost

The NE United States, like many mid-latitude places in the world, has a wide variety of deciduous trees that explode into color in Autumn. Pictures like these can be found in dozens of posts and articles. But let’s go further because the depth and scope of the change are worth… Continue reading