Monthly Archives: December 2012

His Promise to Shepherd You

Thick juicy lamb chops and warm wool socks. Those things are, in my mind, the purpose of sheep. Sheep are dumber than dirt. They are helpless prey to predators smaller than themselves. Their image makes for cuddly stuffed toys like my oldest … Continue reading

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His Promise to Delight in You

This past Sunday evening our congregation had the joy of watching our children bring off a classic little Christmas pageant, complete with shepherds in little robes, lambs wearing fleecy ears, and angels with cardboard wings spray-painted gold. A full house … Continue reading

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His Promise to Refine You

My mother grew up in the shadow of what was at one time the largest copper mine in the world. The mine was in Jerome, Arizona and Mom spent her youth in Cottonwood, a town that supported the mining community … Continue reading

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