Can you hear that…? Listen very deeply, what do you hear? Is there too much “outside” noise? Is there too much “inside” noise? Where do you go to only hear the voice of God? Jesus offered this: “But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray.” (Matthew 6:6) So where … More Where do you go to only hear the voice of God?
“Go, tell it on the mountain, over the hills and everywhere; Go, tell it on the mountain that Jesus Christ is born.” (John Wesley Work, Jr.) As I gathered together with about dozen young people at the manger on Christmas Eve, one rambunctious little fellow said in a very loud voice, “I want baby Jesus!” … More “Go, tell it on the mountain that Jesus Christ is born!”
As he lunged over two seated students while reaching towards me, he shouted, “I’m converting!” Every year during winter finals, which take place the last week before the holiday break, I walk the halls of the Upper School at Breck, handing out candy canes to the beleaguered students. I am always met with surprised joy … More The Gift of Jesus