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Worthy of Sacrifice

Too cautious of commitment, we never know the fulfillment of purpose. Too impulsive, we find ourselves consumed by something unworthy of the sacrifice. Continue reading

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Beyond Radio Lane

Just as rain and sun bring healing to scorched earth, God brings what we need to soothe our scars and spur new growth. Continue reading

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After the Burning

A wonder of snow cannot erase the loss of wildfire but it does bring good moisture for the greening that follows. Continue reading

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Taking Back the Good

At the point of reclamation, regaining control of what has been surrendered is not an easy task. Continue reading

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Pnuema

We should not end this walk

in this world

only slightly charred

at the easy edges of unspent devotion

but rather so thoroughly given

and so thoroughly used

that at our leaving

all has changed to ash.

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Burn Pile

Five days later, the stump is still burning,
a slow smoldering of substance
still enough like wood to hold fire. Continue reading

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