Tag: law

May 2017
With Utmost Courtesy

I was a Boy Scout for a good portion of my youth. I eventually left scouting because of my love for music and needing to make decisions and priorities for my life. There were things about scouting that I loved…and some that I did not. But to this day, I remember key lessons from scouting which are summarized in the Scout Law: A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent. This law came to mind this week in large part because I have noticed......

Read More

Feb 2017
Hope from Hood - Week of Feb 6, 2017

From Aleph to Tav In Revelation, we hear the voice of God repeat “I am the Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end.” Alpha is the first letter of the Greek alphabet and Omega is the last letter of the Greek alphabet. The image of God as Alpha and Omega is an image of completeness. ¬†With God things are made complete. ¬†This is an important image and theme throughout the Scriptures or Old and New, especially in the book of The Psalms. One of the poetic structures used in some of......

Read More