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"Son-kissed"

“‘“The Lord bless and keep you; the Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.”’” Numbers 6:24-26Friday afternoon my boys and I met some friends at the local pool.  It was the first time I’d been to the pool all… Continue reading "Son-kissed"

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The First Time

Okay, so this is probably “cheating” in the blogger world, but once you read it you’ll understand why I had to post them.  These are the lyrics to MercyMe’s new song, “The First Time”.  (For those of you who may not know this about me, they are my MOST FAVORITE BAND of all time –… Continue reading The First Time

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Does it hurt?

“Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character hope.” Romans 5:3-4                 “Does it hurt?” asked the Rabbit. “Sometimes,” said the Skin Horse for he was always truthful.  “When you are Real you don’t mind being hurt.”                                                                  (from The Velveteen Rabbit… Continue reading Does it hurt?

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That’s the Way Love Grows

“Jesus replied, ‘The most important commandment is this: ‘Listen, O Israel! The Lord our God is the one and only Lord. And you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your mind, and all your strength.’ The second is equally important: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ No other commandment is greater than these.” Mark… Continue reading That’s the Way Love Grows