From July, 2013

Remember when?

Eyes lightly shut, that particular smell recreates a moment when I was young…the mexican cantina below, open air brightly lit night sky, sandy bathroom floor, hand-washing my clothes for the next day’s wearing.  What is this art of remembering?  My dad taught me well.  After a sunny bluebird day on the mountain, he said “Charity take a picture in your mind, this is one of those days you won’t want to ever forget.”  The sun was setting the colors vivid in my mind swirling across the peaks and sky my body worn and happy.  Take a moment and remember one…

Learn from Christ.

There was a time when God didn’t open His mouth. It was the trial before the Cross. He had nothing to say when he could have defended his life. He had directions from the Father. He would listen and follow.  Let’s learn from Christ. In the message version: “Come everybody, gather around, …Come close, listen carefully: I’ve never kept secrets from you. I’ve always been present with you.” And now, the Master, God , sends me and his Spirit with this Message from God , your Redeemer, The Holy of Israel: “I am God , your God, who teaches you…