But as for you, return to your God, hold fast to love and justice, and wait continually for your God.
Then Job answered: “Indeed I know tht this is so; but how can a mortal be just before God?”
Then Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him, and said, “I do choose. Be made clean.” Immediately the leprosy left him.
Then Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, “Blessed be he by the Lord, whose kindness has not forsaken the living or the dead.”
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls; upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it all.
So neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth.
1 Corinthians 3:7
He will guard the feet of the faithful ones, but the wicked shall be cut off in darkness; for not by might does a person prevail.
1 Samuel 2:9
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.