July 17, 2015
Image Bearing by Battle
Nails are forged for pounding. Man is born to trouble. Man is born for trouble. Man is born to battle trouble. Man is born for the fight, to be forged and molded— under torch and hammer and chisel— into a sharper, finer, stronger image of God.
—N. D. Wilson, Death by Living, 69
Parents Are Always Parenting
Other real live souls are now depending on you. You are the creator of their childhoods. You are the influencer of their dreams and tastes and
Hard to Find, Harder to Miss
Good Story: a linked thread of occurrence, real or fictitious, in, around, and after trouble of some degree or sequence, in which the triune nature