Human

From the dust of the Earth arose a being.  Particle by particle, forming into bones and muscles and sinews and skin and hair.  The environment was perfect, full of all kinds of fruits and vegetables that would feed this being. There were trees that would provide shade, fresh water streams that would quench it’s thirst. … Continue reading Human

Dusty People

It is from the dust of the earth humankind was created.  When we chose to disobey and decide for ourselves what we would call good and evil, God told us we would toil in the dust until it grew the food that would sustain us.  The serpent was made to slither in the dust. Life… Continue reading Dusty People

Daily Bread

“Give us today our daily bread.” Not tomorrow’s bread.  Not the bread for next week.  Just today, the bread we’ll need for right now. When Jesus taught the disciples to pray, this line brought to the forefront of their minds a particular part of their story as Jews. Moses led the Hebrew people out of… Continue reading Daily Bread