Posts from June 2016

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The Great Exchange

by Ryan Kron

“Becoming Son of man with us, he has made us sons of God with him; that, by his descent to earth, he has prepared an ascent to heaven for us; that, by taking on our mortality, he has conferred his immortality upon us; that, accepting our weakness, he has strengthened us by his power; that, […]

Left Forever Unsaid

by Ryan Kron

If all that we say in a single day, With never a word left out. Were printed each night in clear black and white ‘Twould prove strange reading, no doubt. And then, just suppose, ‘ere our eyes we could close, We must read the whole record through; Then wouldn’t we sigh, and wouldn’t we try […]

Marriage, compost piles, and cow pies

by Ryan Kron

“Picture your marriage as a grassy field. You enter it at the beginning full of hope and joy. You look out into the future and you see beautiful flowers and trees and rolling hills. And that beauty is what you see in each other. Your relationship is the field and flowers and the rolling hills. […]

Grumble, Grumble

by Ryan Kron

“Our own complaints are not caused by our outward circumstances; rather, they reveal the inward condition of our hearts… We need to be honest about the fact that all of our dissatisfaction is discontentment with God. Usually we take out our frustrations on someone else. But God knows that when we grumble, we are finding […]