Spiritually Essential

Although Epiphany season is well behind (and, in the cycle of sacred time, even further ahead) of us, no time is a bad time to celebrate manifestations of divine glory. That’s why I’m pleased to have discovered the work of Three Notch’d Road: The Virginia Baroque Ensemble. Their most recent CD, released a couple yearsContinue reading “Spiritually Essential”

Hunting the Lord

To thee only have I sinned, and have done evil before thee: that thou mayst be justified in thy words, and mayst overcome when thou art judged. For behold I was conceived in iniquities; and in sins did my mother conceive me. For behold thou hast loved truth: the uncertain and hidden things of thyContinue reading “Hunting the Lord”

A Certain Uncertain Disciple

Once upon a time, Saul of Tarsus was “breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord” (Acts 9:1). Today, his advice on fighting the good fight continues to sound from pulpits and resound in faithful hearts worldwide. Saul’s transformation contains important lessons for those who would follow Christ today, under the lordshipContinue reading “A Certain Uncertain Disciple”