Monthly Archives: July 2014

3. Attractions – Testimony

“Saul told his son Jonathan and all the attendants to kill David. But Jonathan had taken a great liking to David and warned him….” – 1 Samuel 19:1-2 “My beloved is radiant and ruddy, distinguished among ten thousand. His head … Continue reading

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2. Born Again – Reflections

I believe in God, the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth. And in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died … Continue reading

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2. Born Again – Testimony

How sweet did it suddenly become to me to be without the sweetness of trifles! And it was now a joy to put away what I formerly feared to lose. For thou didst cast them away from me, O true … Continue reading

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1. Born This Way – Reflections (Theology)

For in thy sight there is none free from sin, not even the infant who has lived but a day upon this earth. – The Confessions of Saint Augustine It doesn’t matter if you love him, or capital H-I-M, Just … Continue reading

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1. Born This Way – Reflections (Science)

Whence could such a creature come but from thee, O Lord? Is any man skillful enough to have fashioned himself? Or is there any other source from which being and life could flow into us, save this, that thou, O … Continue reading

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1. Born This Way – Testimony

“Hear me, O God! Woe to the sins of men!” When a man cries thus, thou showest him mercy, for thou didst create the man but not the sin in him. Who brings to remembrance the sins of my infancy? … Continue reading

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0. Introduction

This, then, is the fruit of my confessions (not of what I was, but of what I am), that I may not confess this before thee alone, in a secret exultation with trembling and a secret sorrow with hope, but … Continue reading

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