Feeling foggy today. Tired. Lonely. Discouraged.
Here are some things I'm pondering:
- I've been doing a series lately on the book of Proverbs called "How's Life?" It's been extremely challenging to my congregation and me. Proverbs is a book full of very direct moral platitudes. I am not a person who prefers to think in these terms. I'm a wrestler who tangles with issues and leaves room for the grey areas. Proverbs has no patience for this kind of thinking. I am not a Proverbs kind of guy, but I've learned a tremendous amount from this series. It reminds me of something of GK Chesterton's that I read: "