Dark Devotional: A Hazy Christ Unveiled

He saved us and called us to a holy life, not according to our works but according to his own design and the grace bestowed on us in Christ Jesus before time began, but now made manifest through the appearance of our savior Christ Jesus, who destroyed death and brought life and immortality to light through the gospel. (2 Tim. 1.8b-10)And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the sun and his clothes became white as light. (Mt. 17.2) I have always been interested in … [Read more...]

Dark Devotional: Second Sunday of Lent: Mountain Climbing with Kathleen Tarr

 A Reading from the Gospel According to Luke.Jesus took Peter, John, and James and went up the mountain to pray. While he was praying his face changed in appearance and his clothing became dazzling white. And behold, two men were conversing with him, Moses and Elijah,  who appeared in glory and spoke of his exodus that he was going to accomplish in Jerusalem. Peter and his companions had been overcome by sleep,  but becoming fully awake, they saw his glory and the two men standing wi … [Read more...]