Posts Tagged ‘ comfort ’

What Makes the Difference

15th November 2016 | 0 Comments

Marshall and I are studying poetry in our British Literature class this fall.  We have explored the history of different poets and the philosophies that they promoted–primitivism, naturalism, romanticism. In reading their poetry, we see evidence of these worldviews. Wordsworth for example was convinced that individual humans are basically good in nature, and the problem […]

Walking in Freedom

18th January 2013 | 0 Comments

I am reading Thomas A Kempis,Imitations of Christand find it to be quite thought provoking and sometimes weighty and hard to digest. The other day I was moved by his statement that peace and freedom are a result of surrendered obedience! So much in our culture tells us that freedom is doing what we want. […]