Archive for April, 2011

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

I See His Blood Upon The Rose

I never need much of a reason to post one of my favorite poems by Irish poet Joseph Mary Plunkett. I think it portrays well the vast power of the atonement in all of creation: I see His Blood upon the Rose By Joseph Mary Plunkett (1887–1916) I SEE his blood upon the rose And […]

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Sunday, April 24th, 2011

Christ is risen!

It’s Easter, and the proximity to Spring is not lost on me. I’m pondering new life today. Easter makes new life possible. Just like the powerful picture of Aslan’s death and resurrection in the Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe broke the power of winter on Narnia (and ushtered in Spring) Jesus has ushered in […]

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Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Grace is not

Grace isn’t fair. I like Grace just fine when it goes my way. but when it is offered to those I detest…It’s not right. it rubs me the wrong way. it angers and frustrates me. “how did they get a pass” I might be heard to say.. grumbling in my heart… Bile filling my mouth. […]

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