by Crystal Easom Dusk falls and the Sabbath HaGadol begins – it is the Sabbath before Passover. The last remaining activity in the streets of Israel fades into the night as man and wife return to their family home to partake of the ’erev shabat meal. It was a long week but the family…

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by Crystal Easom, Part of May Justice Roll series. Comfortable, I sit in my reading nook, my Bible open before me to 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 as I read comforting words about Christ’s Return. Between sips of coffee and silent scribbles in my journal, I meditate over the various phrases, contemplating the significance of the parsing…

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by Crystal Easom, first in a May Justice Roll series. For days, weeks, even years, you wandered through the dark cavernous reaches of the valley of the shadow. At times it seemed the journey would never end, at times it seemed the valley would claim your end. There were days when you saw the sunlight…

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