From March, 2013

Crown of Beauty

“to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes…”  Isaiah 61:3 I am not scared of being torn by two realities, the real life of suffering and real love of Christ.  Jesus perfect light showed me the way.  He let the fullness of suffering tear his body.  Grace.  He gave the strength of his life to the war of man’s redemption, by lashings of near death.  By His pain, mocking, and agony he showed a greater love by way of death.  He marked out the new way in his torn body.  He comforts my mind when I’m at…

Perfection

Salvador Dali said it best, “Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.”  The imperfections of our work can both woo and repel us.  They often woo those who are like us, and our mistakes make for common ground.  Ah yes those mistakes endearing to some can repel us from our own art.…