Category Archives: Love

Charity

We start today with the Fruit of the Spirit that anchors all the others. When we live with charity, or complete life-giving love, we live with God’s love spilling from our hearts. It is beyond physical attraction or love based … Continue reading

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Understanding

I have a family member who is not a big fan of religion or even God for that matter. Discussions about faith are always treacherous and any reasonable facts or concepts are not going to get through. Needless to say, … Continue reading

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Joy in my Heart

  What brings you joy? Truly brings you joy? Have you thought about that lately? I was thinking about that the other day. I have lots of things that bring me joy – laughing with my children, hiking outside on … Continue reading

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Who’s praying for you?

Every once in a while I stop in a prayer and really think about what I’m saying. You know what I mean – that moment when you really hear what your saying or suddenly see it from a different perspective. … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Reckless Love (of God)

The overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God It chases me down, fights till I’m found, leaves the ninety-nine This is the love God has for us. Fierce, penetrating, and solid. It can be hard for us to believe, especially when … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Hungry (Falling on my Knees)

I didn’t realize that the title of this song was “Hungry,” although I see why it’s named that way. This longing, this desire for God, this need to be filled by Jesus is a hunger that we are all searching … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Live Like You’re Loved

    Isn’t it funny how hard it can be to accept someone else’s generosity or even something as simple as a compliment? I know that I am one who is happy to help others, stepping in when times are … Continue reading

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Music Monday: The Saint That is Just Me

I am so very imperfect. I mean, truly imperfect. I want to be like so many of the amazing saints I have learned about, and most times I just can’t. For sure, I can’t be like the whitewashed perfect stories … Continue reading

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Gratitude

I was at a gas station about to pump gas into my car and I saw a homeless man standing around the corner of the building. To the surprise of everyone around me, I ran to him and gave him … Continue reading

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Music Monday: What Love Really Means

Share: https://youtu.be/PgGUKWiw7Wk   Embed:    This song touches such a chord in me right now. I see more and more disdain and distrust of Christianity, religion, and faith in general, and I see more and more examples of why that attitude … Continue reading

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