psalm 34:18

the lord is close to the brokenhearted; he saves those whose spirits are crushed. our friend tells us that he’s been tore up ever since his mother died and i’m thinking that he doesn’t know how right he is. the words brokenhearted in the bible translate […]

call for songs of loudest praise

“why do christians sing when they are together?  the reason is, quite simply, because in singing together it is possible for them to speak and pray the same word at the same time; in other words, because they can unite in the word.” ~ dietrich bonhoeffer […]

inside out, bones to skin

i have a yoga practice these days. i’m learning about living with my shoulders back. maybe you know what i mean? because i’ve collapsed onto myself these 38 years of life. my shoulders can wrap around the front of my body like a shawl.  the […]