Abbey Conversations

Embracing Dawn: Emerging from grief, trial, and darkness

By britton sharp / September 15, 2020

“I long for the Lord more than sentries long for the dawn, yes, more than sentries long for the dawn.” -Psalm 130:6 NLT   There are times in our lives when things are dark. Although they often come on quickly, their effects remain much longer. Grief and trials are a heavy load to carry. Yet…

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The Better Question

By britton sharp / August 27, 2020

As I reflect back over the last five or six months, I found myself asking a progression of three questions. At the beginning, the question is WHY? Why is this happening? Why is there a global pandemic? Why is racial tension coming to a head right now?  Why is our nation is so divided in…

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Enlarged In The Waiting

By britton sharp / August 17, 2020

“All around us we observe a pregnant creation. The difficult times of pain throughout the world are simply birth pangs. But it’s not only around us; it’s within us. The Spirit of God is arousing us within. We are also feeling the birth pangs. These sterile and barren bodies of ours are yearning for full…

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