When people ask me where I’m from, I have a hard time answering that question. It’s more of a paragraph than the single name of a place. I often lead off with “I’m from North Idaho.” Our long skinny valley had the Rockies on either side of it. Our house sat on a rim above
This year, Season of Creation focuses on the Spirit who breathes life into creation, suffers with creation, and renews all creation.
….God’s revelation and promise comes to us in the wilderness…..
A MEDITATION ON THE FIRST SUNDAY IN LENT Matthew 4:1-11 by Gregory Holmes Singleton Wilderness and mountains both entice And frighten; places of excitement And foreboding. Our first parents, formed in a garden, Were thrown into a wilderness To suffer pain and death. To a wilderness Ishmael and Hagar were exiled, And God’s
Life in the Wilderness by Chris Michaelis Texts: Isaiah 11:1-10 + Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19 + Romans 15:4-13 + Matthew 3:1-12 One of my favorite poets is Henry David Thoreau. He is one of the United States’ best known authors and he spent both a considerable amount of time out in nature and an equally considerable