Entropy is the way of the world. Entropy is the inescapable and steady decay of all things in the universe unless there is intervention. Renewal is
"Peace I leave with you: my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, nor fear" (John 14:27
"I wish I had been silent more, and spent less time in meetings." Thomas à Kempis, The Imitation of Christ. And all of the other clergy said, . . .
Some close family friends of ours faced the inevitable passage of the empty nest syndrome. Their testimony is that after a few weeks of mourning they
"So I sought for a man among them who would make a wall, and stand in the gap before Me on behalf of the land, that I should not destroy it; but I