Ruby Gillis is dying of consumption. Anne is the only one she will speak to about her fear of dying. “I think, Ruby,” she [Anne] began hesitatingly — for it was difficult for Anne to speak to any one of the deepest thoughts of her heart, or the new ideas that had vaguely begun to… Read More The Deeps Have Been Stirred
The Christ, the infinite unknown being of God confined to the created state of man, rose after death. And so WE shall rise… Peter, for a few unforgettable moments walked on water. It is a clue of what we shall be in the day the universe is remade to be obedient to the will of… Read More And So We Shall Rise
The Bible hints at Jesus’ irresistible attraction in its stories of huge crowds and loyal followers. Throw in superhuman powers and God-like charisma to the mix of easy-to-be-around righteousness, and you have an “idol” worth worshiping. The crowds, who due to the constraints of time and place, could never know him intimately. Yet they glimpsed his unique appeal and flocked in droves to be near him. What lucky people! To be near the heartbeat of God! To look into the eyes of eternal compassion! To be invited, as is the temptation of lovers, to eat and drink him up!… Read More The Perfect Man: How cool is that?
I asked, “Why is it so important that we are seated in heaven with Christ?”
“Maybe, because God doesn’t live in time, and we are already at his side?” my friend ventured.
… Read More God is Out of Time
I think about heaven a lot.… Read More In Heaven, I don’t want to know it all