What a wonderful day, and what a wonderful conclusion to our week! Today the kids made hand pies with a choice of filling: cherry, strawberry, apple, or chocolate chip—pies that they could eat themselves!
As a young parent, I looked out of our kitchen window and saw one of our boys sitting on the sidewalk by himself. Concerned that he had hurt himself or was lonely, I walked out and asked, “Why are you out here all by yourself?”
Who, could create a world, of stunning complexity, mountains, valleys, plants, animals, waters deep, skies high, light bright, night dark, every beautiful vista, constantly reflecting, the infinite glory of, the Creator?
Adam and Eve, thought they knew better, stepped over holy boundaries, sought another’s glory, arrogance and pride. Pharaoh resisted, Moses kept pleading, refused Israel’s release, plagues reigning down, arrogance and pride.