A couple of days ago this writing arrived in my inbox. It is from the person I wrote about in a post titled, 'She Leaned In'. It is too beautiful to not share. I hope everyone has someone like this in his/her life. Open Doors Ah, Monday – my brief escape from the weight … Continue reading She Leaned In: A Companion Piece
War, what is it good for? No, not ‘War, What is it Good For—Absolutely Nothing’, but the sweet movie, ‘War Room’ I watched the other day while hubby entered his “chemo coma”. I heard wonderful things about it, so I slipped under a cozy blanket and tuned right in. Honestly, I was bothered. Maybe disappointed. … Continue reading War, What is it Good For?
Jesus, You drew near to me one night while I lay alone in bed after an evening with an unknown man. I fought your former advances, but, on this occasion, well, I was just too tired. So instead, I allowed you to fully embrace me with your love. Was it love at first sight for You? … Continue reading A Little Love Letter
Sometimes it’s hard being a good Christian blogger. I am not sure if it is because many writings are from former experiences, so the lapse of time and distance allows me to shave down the edginess to an appropriate scale of acceptability. But, what I’ve learned about this strategy is this: Many years I lived a … Continue reading Sometimes It’s Hard to be a Good Christian Blogger
I found myself doing it again--contriving a blog post on a musing of life when I felt a slight cringe underneath the surface. I can’t do this. I cannot write another post omitting the mess from my mess. I need to write where I am right now. Truth be told, I am a mess on multiple … Continue reading Write Where I Am
This will be a first in many-a-year where I will go without you, Devo. No, not you, Devo, you who goes around sporting little, red-rimmed hats, whipping it good with eccentric lyrics that stay permanently etched in the brain. No, I refer to you, my lovely, coveted devotional(s). It will not be easy to tear … Continue reading A Year Without Devo