Let all moral flesh keep silence, and with fear and trembling stand. Ponder nothing earthly minded, for with blessing in His hand, Christ our God to earth descended, our full homage to demand King of kings yet born of Mary, as of old on earth He stood. Lord of lords, in human vesture, in the... Continue Reading →
Therefore they enquired of the LORD further, if the man should yet come thither. And the LORD answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the stuff. The King James Translation of I Samuel 10:22.
This is SoulFest. For several years now a group of youth from our church have gone up to Gilford, New Hampshire to be a part of it. Last year (SoulFest 2008) was my first time at the event, my introduction to this giant, whirling evangelical extravaganza. As a group, we go all the way... Continue Reading →
Patrick Deneen (a professor of government at Georgetown University and the author of an very thought-provoking blog) has an old post I recently discovered regarding his experiences in southern Germany, Switzerland and Austria. There he found modern, 1st-world places, that nonetheless still embody an ancient, lasting way of life that is neither 1st-world American consumerism... Continue Reading →