In our Christian life, we encounter light (see “You Are Light“) – and also darkness. But take note: there is more than one kind of darkness. There is a darkness that is not from God, the darkness of evil and sin. This darkness we want to avoid like the plague. And there is a darkness […]
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For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light… Ephesians 5:8 When I was a child, my dad, who taught aerospace engineering, would talk to me about “time dilation,” which I still find fascinating these many years later. I learned that you could start out on […]
In the winter, when I go into the bathroom, I am covered with rainbows. On the wall of our upstairs bathroom hangs a mirrored and faceted cross, a gift from John and Linda, my brother and sister-in-law. Now before you tell me that the bathroom is a strange place to hang the cross, I want […]
An old Jewish story goes something like this: A wise rabbi once asked his students, “How do you know when the night is over and the day has dawned? One answered, “When you can look at an animal in the distance and tell whether it is a sheep or a dog?” “No,” said the rabbi. […]
Fashion is fickle. I went to STYLE.COM to find out what I should be anxious about this year (unlike the lilies of the field, who neither toil nor spin). I learned that my lips should be scarlet, and that it would be advisable to get a designer bag for my cell phone. What is more, […]