Beautiful Feet

From Romans 10: 14-21, we hear the line: "How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!" (Rom 10:16) What a strange way to describe feet, which we usually associate with smelliness or sweatiness. The predominent question is 'What can make feet beautiful?' to which I would propose that it is not in … Continue reading Beautiful Feet

Trust and Ego

From Jeremiah 46: 13-26: we hear a prophecy about the failing of the Egyptian army when faced against the Babylonians the line, "Give Pharoh, king of Egypt, the name 'Braggart who missed his chance.' " (Jer 46:17) is especially interesting and what I will reflect on today. I began to ponder ego, the meaning of the word and it's … Continue reading Trust and Ego

Freedom

The reading today is from Jeremiah 40:1-16 (Verse 4) "I have just released you today from the fetters on your hands." Freedom is a tough topic to tackle, because so many of us have our own idea of what freedom means, that it stops at freedom simply being the ability to do whatever it is we want to do. And to a certain extent … Continue reading Freedom