The Scent of Water*

January is my time of year for creating ambitious book lists.  I dove into this year's reading with three books at once-- Chesterton's Orthodoxy, Pressfield's War of Art, and a creative biography mixed with personal memoir, The Paper Garden. But all of these took a back seat to Elizabeth Goudge's The Scent of Water when … Continue reading The Scent of Water*

Only in the Cross

"It is...only in the cross where the despairing sinner finds relief from the curse and wrath of God.  It is not by looking within but by looking outside of oneself and one's own experience, to the sight of Christ crucified, that the trembling heart can find peace with God." --Michael Horton, In the Face of … Continue reading Only in the Cross