Morning Meditation – Two Paths

It’s my favorite movie quote of all time: “Fear leads to anger.  Anger leads to hate.  Hate leads to suffering.”  Yoda had it absolutely right!  The source of Sin’s power is fear.  But, understand this also; before fear can take a hold, pain teaches us to be afraid. Pain will always lead you down one …

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Morning Meditation – On the Path

Sun…trees…water…quiet…nothing better than vacation in Pacific Northwest paradise! It’s been a long vacation; and now, I’m home. It feels soooo good! Breaks are needed, but it’s always great to come back to normalcy – whatever that is, right?! So…here I am; sitting in my office, with coffee in hand. I look across the room…and what …

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Morning Meditation – Beauty Heals

“He has made everything beautiful in its time.” (Ecclesiastes 3:11a, ESV)Beauty declares meaning. It says that life matters. It possesses the ability to reach into the soul and heal what otherwise would remain wounded.Don’t just accept healing in one form. Look to that which God has already placed around you. Listen. See it as the …

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