Category Archives: Metaphysical Reflection

The Straightening

I remember watching, and sometimes helping, my father straighten up stalks of sweet corn that had been blown over by a storm. Continue reading

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The Glory of a Garden

Do you get excited about seeing seeds sprout in a garden? I rather imagine that God takes similar delight in watching our spiritual growth. Continue reading

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A Reasonable Imitation

Even if we can’t perfectly duplicate the example of Christ, hopefully we can get close enough that people recognize the pattern. Continue reading

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In Between Storms

Life’s timing doesn’t always coincide with our schedule so it’s important to do what we gotta do and then do what we wanna do. Continue reading

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Above the Void

Once the foundations are destroyed, even concrete will collapse. Personality without character and culture without substance cannot endure. Continue reading

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Last Monday Morning in March

The first hard glare of a fireball sun
breaks out from behind a blue-slate cloud. Continue reading

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God in the Tulips

From microscopic to galactic, our universe declares that it has been shaped by a God of Power and Beauty. Continue reading

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Moments of Glory

Amazing sunrises and unexpected calls from people we love provide us with glimpses of a glorious future. Continue reading

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Signs and Wonders

I love the way wet snow shows which way the wind was blowing during the time of the storm–the way white holds to the windward side of fenceposts and tree trunks.  How even dried thistle blooms are bearded with tufts … Continue reading

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The Road You Are On

Nearly every road I’ve traveled has taken me right where I was headed. Continue reading

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