For if Jesus has risen, but the way of Jesus has not,
what is our truest testimony but that Jesus died?
Keep my dreams always bigger than my angers, God,
and my hope ever deeper than my fear.
Can you reject the values of our culture
and still play with all its cool toys?
In the Shenandoah,
Virginia mountains merge
with early morning cloud and mist,
calling border, boundary and other
Parent’s presence won’t always change
the circumstances of a hurting child,
but loving presence can transform circumstances
it can’t change.
An honest agnosticism acknowledged
brings integrity to faith.
Our circumstances change.
Who God is does not.
Neither do God’s expectations of us.
So if we change as circumstances change,
what is god?