Beauty & wonder

What I love most about photography is its ability to show the world in a whole new way. When I am taking pictures, I’m looking at things differently. I’m looking for the beauty. In faces, in arrangements of things, in nature, in lighting. I’m looking at it with an eye …

Legalistic grace?

In my last post, I talked about the balance between love and truth. I discussed the danger of going to either extreme, and mentioned hypocrisy as one of the results. Over the past week, I’ve been thinking about the contrast between legalism and grace, and everything in between. And after my …

Lovesong to a dying world

Shalom: A Hebrew word translated as peace, but with a broader meaning that carries the idea of wholeness, of perfect completeness, “as things were meant to be.” God, be our rest. In this world of broken shalom, You are the one who is constant. Whole. As things are meant to …