Entries Tagged 'Uncertainty'
Lots of things get predicted… but do they happen? As we consider the New Covenant, we see that God foretold something that applies to us.
An Ash Wednesday reflection in the shadow of war:
It’s 3 a.m. and I’m on Twitter impatiently refreshing, looking for news from Ukraine. I check over on Ukrainian President Zelensky’s account, too, looking for signs he’s still alive and Russia hasn’t managed to find him yet. Probably a lot of you reading this are doing the same. Death looms large this Ash Wednesday, situated amidst the first global-level conflict of the Internet era.
How do we understand God saying His Word will harden hearts? What does that mean for us?
Are we called by God? Do we understand our calling any more clearly by way of Isaiah’s?
As we live as Christians, we face struggles and opposition. Shouldn’t life be easier? Should we find a way to make it easier?
Sometimes the deck appears to stacked and it’s hard to see how life will do anything but go from bad to worse. How do we have joy then?