Category Archives: light

The Glory of His Gladness

 “Yes, life is the uppermost – resurrection life, radiant and joyful and strong – for we represent down here Him who liveth and was dead and is alive forevermore. , ,   Oh let us not dim it by a shadow of morbidness or … Continue reading

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Daisies Talking

The daisies have been talking again – the girls brought in a clump the other day from their Saturday afternoon hours in the country.  Somewhere long ago I saw that the reason they spread out their leaves flat on the … Continue reading

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Star of Wonder!

“The sense of Epiphany came before the dawn in the tremulous clanging of the church bell of Blida.  So gentle at first that it might almost have been the tinkling of the wise men’s camels – a growing into a crescendo … Continue reading

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Light of Joy

“The first impression of Palestine was of the strangely small scale of everything.  But before nightfall one came to realize that this is an intrinsic part – that God wants to show us that nothing is great or small to … Continue reading

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Redemption’s Dawn

  “Once more – after twenty-two years, Christmas Day in Tolga – & again Christmas like in its deepest sense with just a touch of the fondak (native inn) to make it beautiful – common brick walls – earth floor & unglazed windows – such … Continue reading

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A Shaft of Light

“‘The word of the Lord’ has come these mornings with the stealing, day by day, of a tiny circle of light across the wall as soon as the sun is up.  It comes through a wee chink in the weatherworn shutter … Continue reading

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