Category Archives: Love

Good Friday – who’s running this show?

[As we read the story of Good Friday in John 18:1-19-42], let me remind you that everything today seems to be backwards. Look for these moments and more as you read: Four hundred soldiers come to arrest one person, Jesus. … Continue reading

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Come to the garden with me

Every year [on Holy Thursday], my family and I enter [adoration] and pray for a while after the main service has ended. Sitting with Jesus in His agony is a powerful and emotional moment for all of us. However, this … Continue reading

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In Her Father’s Eyes

Share with SpecialMiracles on Insta I thought Pam was wonderful before I ever met her. Her father told me about her – how everyone wanted a hug from her, how she was much more popular than he was whenever she … Continue reading

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God and IKEA

Have you ever tried to put IKEA furniture together? It’s always intimidating to open the many page document filled with pictures, numbers, and not a single word in English. Even more, you know that each step has to be done … Continue reading

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8 Characteristics of True Love

We’ve heard these words before. We hear them at weddings as couples proclaim their love for each other and their commitment to remain in that love forever. Even then, we miss the bait and switch that is hidden within. 1 … Continue reading

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Loving deeply

I am reminded, as we approach Valentine’s Day, that the more we love, the more we can see love, especially the love of God. One Christmas, my husband got me the perfect gift.  Somehow, he noticed me admiring a large metal … Continue reading

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New Math

There’s a song I would teach my pre-school classes that went, “Love is something if you give it away, give it away, give it away. Love is something if you give it away, you end up having more.” It’s true, … Continue reading

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Gift Exchange

Every time I sit down to read or listen to Scripture lately, the word Beloved jumps out. Not some general greeting, not some non-descript hello, but “Beloved.” I know there are a million other ways to address the reader, but … Continue reading

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What is Your True Identity?

Have you ever wondered what it means that we are made in the image of God? An image is a reflection or a representation of something else. If we are made in the image of God, then we have to … Continue reading

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What’s in a word?

Have you chosen your word for the year? I haven’t really gotten into this before, but this year I have a word that has been coming up for the last month or so. I don’t know if this will be … Continue reading

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