Showing posts from February, 2018

The Nature of Light

Matthew 5: 15-16 “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.Nor do people light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, and it gives light to all in the house.In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven. ***** Like everyone else in our nation, my social media feeds, my conversations, my thoughts have been preoccupied with the tragedy of the school shooting in Parkland, FL. The arguments regarding blame, contributing factors, policy changes, system failures, the depravity of mankind, the multi-faceted nature of any kind of solution...they are swirling with seemingly no logical progression or concrete action points. And all that I can think is that we are being human again.  These events are the logical end-point of a world without hope. A generation without foundation or direction. The solution is actually simple - which in no way indicates easy. The simple sol…