Category Archives: Love

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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How much should we give?

“I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare. In other words, if our expenditure on comforts, luxuries, amusements, etc. is … Continue reading

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Hope for the Hopeless

  I am excited to share this video about Community First Village in Austin. Mobile Loaves and Fishes, the charity that developed the village, has a unique and beautiful understanding of homelessness and what is needed to help end it. … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Tightrope

Embed:  I love this song from the movie The Greatest Showman. It’s a poignant song about the adventure of love. The more I listened to the words, though, the more I felt it reflected my life in Christ. “High in the … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Unpack Your Heart – Phillip Phillips

Bring your secrets, bring your scars, Bring your glory, all that you are, Bring your daylight, bring your dark, Share your silence, and unpack your heart… Into your darkness I’ll shine a light   I love this joyful, energizing pop … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Several years ago, a friend of ours was serving in Iraq over Valentine’s Day. I wanted to send something to him and to his troops, and thought cards would be a great idea. I was able to get first names … Continue reading

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United

  My third pregnancy was incredibly difficult. Morning sickness grabbed hold of me early and hard and didn’t let go until the day my daughter was born. The medication I took only got me up to the level of feeling … Continue reading

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