It's the text that comes in the middle of an elementary band concert and suddenly makes you remember all your sadness.
Thoughts on birth, death and the temporary nature of life.
Christmas is always a conflicted season for me. It a time I think a lot about death, actually. Every year when we pull out the Christmas stuff, out come all the memories.
Brandon Bernard and the Death of Hope
The execution of Brandon Bernard was not just the execution of a man. This was the execution of hope. The execution of redemption.
I find a lot of meaning in personalizing scripture - putting myself into the narrative. And Good Friday is always a very contemplative day for me. So here's where I am today.