I’ve been challenged in recent weeks by our pastor’s words, “God cares about lost people.” I know that. Truly I do. The Word is full of parables about lost things and how finding them is of great value. But I have had to ask myself the hard question, “Do I care about lost people?” If lost people matter to God then they should matter to
I feel like last week got away from me, and I didn’t get much posting done at end of week. Between not feeling well and a lot of other things taking up my brain power (things I will hopefully be sharing soon – it’s good news!), blogging just didn’t happen. But I did write this last week for my#LiveFreeThursday group; I just never posted it.
Do you have a tatoo or ever thought about getting one? I have. Secretly it’s one of those things that I would probably do even now if my husband came around to the idea. I’ve dreamt about flowers or celtic crosses and where the perfect spot would be for a little something to mark myself. But Ephesians 1:13b tells us that we are already marked. “Having
Does anything in this life come without strings attached? Not much. In fact, I’d bet almost nothing does. Everything seems to cost something in this world even if it’s not monetary. Expectations are a very real part of our life. Somehow it is just how we are wired. But I think there could be far worse things than having strings attached. Because what if we never tied
I shared the graphic above on my Facebook page the other day because I liked loved it. And apparently so did a whole lot of other people. I think it speaks volumes to our hearts about what we really want and need when we are facing things hard things. Honestly, I believe most people have the best intentions when they respond to our pain with their solutions and
Have you ever experienced an earthquake? I have and it only took one time for me to realize that it was not an event I want repeated. I live in Florida – send me a hurricane any day before the earth trembles unexpectedly under my feet. We were living in Virginia at the time, and I remember the whole house shook, and I couldn’t figure
Today, I’m connecting with Suzanne Eller’s blog for a #LifeFreeThursday linkup. It’s where bloggers meet up to encourage community and have a conversation around a single topic. This week’s topic is “I give up.” Giving up. For some us that is a really hard thing to do. For others, giving up is an easier task. No judgment either way. Because sometimes we are too hardheaded for