Tag Archives: love

Groaning

Do you hear it? The groaning?  All creation is groaning. The trees. The oceans. The animals. You and me. We all groan together. Day and night. Through corruption in pain and frustration we groan. And in eager hope of redemption we groan. Deep down … Continue reading

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Love

Love…what is love? God is love (1 John 4:8). [God = love.] If we want to know love, we must know God because God is love. 1 Corinthians 13:1-8 is the “love chapter” of the Bible. Because God is love, we can … Continue reading

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Our True Nature

Last night I had a dream. It really freaked me out. You’re a mature Christian. Can you please explain it to me? Well, I’m not exactly sure of where I was, but it felt like I was suspended way out … Continue reading

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Growing

The front porch slats reverberated as Stephanie rocked in the rocking chair, her crocheted purse nestled in her lap. Recently out for summer break from teaching kindergarten, Stephanie enjoyed every minute of her vacation catching up on all the relaxing activities that brought … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

During the long drive home from a miserable day at work, my mind swirled in a storm of midlife doubt and confusion. Which I could no longer ignore. I exited the interstate, turned off the radio and sat waiting anxiously … Continue reading

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The Mirror (Part 1)

On display in the center of the credenza in her living room stood two stone tablets. As a young believer, years ago she proudly purchased the life-sized replicas at a traveling antique market near her extended family’s vacation villa. Carefully she had … Continue reading

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Secret Lover

My hidden Lover is ever-present. He peeks at me with a wink When my tender toddler belly laughs At our frisky Spaniel racing wildly from her bath. When angry words slay my heart He caresses my soul with eyes of … Continue reading

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Husbands

“The caliber of a man is revealed in the countenance of his wife.” I don’t know who said it, but it sure rings true. A husband can’t hide his treatment of his wife. It is written all over her face. … Continue reading

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