“What are you seeking?”

Genesis 37:15 He [Joseph] came to Shechem, and a man found him wandering in the fields; the man asked him, "What are you seeking?" The Search I searched along a dusty road Not knowing what I’d find. I met a farmer, old and gray And asked him if he knew. He raised his head and spoke … Continue reading “What are you seeking?”


You held me in your arms You whispered in my ear “Be not afraid” You sent me on a journey my path laid out stone by stone by You I walk the path darkness on one side light on the other One path-one journey many stones-light, dark moving forward into the unknown Ruth Jewell, ©August … Continue reading MY? JOURNEY

Deceptive Scriptures

Lectionary for July 24, 2011:  Genesis 29:15-28 Jacob Marries Laban’s Daughters 15 Then Laban said to Jacob, ‘Because you are my kinsman, should you therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall your wages be?’16 Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was … Continue reading Deceptive Scriptures

A Cell Phone Conversation

“Hello God”, “this is Ruth, I have a few things to talk to you about, do you have the time to chat right now.”  … “Oh wonderful” … I’m not really complaining mind you because it is so hot elsewhere in the country right now, but, common on God, while Western Washington is supposed to … Continue reading A Cell Phone Conversation