After my husband divorced me in spring 1992, I was a thirty-four-year-old, emotionally devastated, beautiful but angry woman. An angry heart corrupts physical beauty because as hard as we try to mask it, anger ekes out through our tone, facial expressions, words, and behaviors. Those two years subsequent to the […]
The In-Between is that transitory time between major life changes when you are neither here nor there yet. Read how to navigate them with calm and peace, according to James chapter 1.
Does God care about my feelings? – is a question I’ve wondered about over the years. Maybe you have, too. One thing that unites the human race is emotion. We all have the capacity to feel and express that emotion outwardly, be it through laughter, anger, tears or a myriad of […]
I can so relate to Moses and his fear of addressing a crowd. We see ourselves in the mirror of the scriptures, don’t we? The Lord gives us a new assignment and we are ready with excuses.
This is a tale of two men, one a toothless sludge remover, the other a jack of all trades. Both men shared the counter of a neighborhood diner. The place didn’t matter. The scene plays out everywhere. The robust coffee, home cooking and cheap prices drew them in daily. Maybe […]
This is an excerpt from my book in progress, The Mystery of Jesus, A Tattooed King by Kathryne Leach, M.A. What is the book about? Unchurched folks and most Christians have an incomplete image of Jesus. People of His time thought He was Elijah, a fiery prophet whom they rejected due to […]
God says, “I see you as a strong mare harnessed to my heart,” in Song of Songs 1:9, The Passion Translation.
Here is another excerpt from my upcoming devotional activity journal, Lion in My Garden. That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breadth, length, depth, and height; and to know the love […]