Terri Lynne Underwood

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When God draws near

Life is messy. Dishes have to be done over and over. Laundry keeps piling up. Furniture needs dusting and floors need vacuuming. Read more

The Places of Christmas: The Inn

I imagine the innkeeper that dark night in Bethlehem knew a little something about busy-ness and exhaustion. People in town from miles away - tired ... Read more

In between the dashes

I’ve heard it said that it’s only the dash that really matters. That tiny line on our headstones between the date of birth and date of ... Read more

I to Eye

The Exodus command, with its call to imitation, plays on a hidden irony: we mimic God in order to remember we are not God. In ... Read more