“Merry Christmas” read the sign in the store window. But I’m keenly aware of friends who are not feeling merry or bright this year due to the recent deaths of loved ones. We all understand how loss feels. Permanent. Deep. Everything gets shaken up. That vital person is not present. […]
Mother’s Day is an emotional minefield for some women. I’ve known it’s pain, yet found peace. This post offers compassion, validation of your hurt and a path to peace. Help to release those stuffed emotions and allow the healing balm of God in.
Here is the conclusion of The Cherishing Ministry of Jesus from Unpacking God by Kathryne Leach. M.A. Enjoy! Let me know your thoughts. Do you desire a deeper level of intimacy with your Bridegroom King Jesus? Then implement the advice of Song of Songs 2:15 – you must catch the […]
“You know when you meet someone who has come to absolute reality of the love of God,” said Brennan Manning. “You are not a ragamuffin, you are beloved of God.” Manning’s anointed writing cemented within me the liberating concept of how deeply Abba loves me. I literally wept while reading […]
Cleaning my desk, I ran across a letter I wrote my adult daughter in 2008 after the birth of her first daughter. I publish it here, dedicated to every mother and grandmother who loves at a distance or has ever felt the sting of failure. If your mother is in […]
“A hug is a handshake from the heart,” author unknown. “Sometimes it’s better to put love into hugs, than put it into words” author unknown. “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has […]
We’ve all known someone with that special talent or quality that makes them stand out. Think NFL QB Tim Tebow, NFL Hall of Famer Dan Marino or Scottish singer Susan Boyle. It’s referred to as the x factor: an indescribable quality or a noteworthy special talent that sets them apart. […]
Do you want to have the brave heart of a giant killer? Someone I know is ministering truth in a dangerous part of the world this month. As I was praying for him (and his family), I considered the courage it takes to walk into darkness. One has to know […]