A Life for a Life

I love Psalm 18 – until I get about a third of the way through, anyway. David is desperate in this poem. He describes feeling as though he’s entangled, coiled in seaweed, sinking to the deepest part of the ocean. Hope is gone. He’s a dead man sinking. He drifts ever lower, but manages to […]

Destiny Delayed

How often do we find ourselves “sitting by the dock of the bay,” as the song says, watching other people sail around in their dreams as we wonder when our own ship will come in? We know what our gifts are, but we don’t seem to get placed where we can use them to best […]