Category Archives: Love

Is it possible to know Jesus AND be homosexual?

I asked a friend this question several months ago.  To my way of looking at things, it was simply impossible.  But then I had a conversation with a man I respect deeply.  A man who, when we were in high … Continue reading

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Link: Young Mothers Don’t Need God, They Need Help

I read a wonderful article today that I wanted to share… Desperate Housewives–No Laughing Matter: Why Young Mothers Don’t Need God, They Need Help I used to joke all the time about the Proverbs 31 woman.  I used to say, … Continue reading

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Saying (doing) what we SHOULD

It didn’t take me long to realize that in all the venting I did in Thursday’s blog post, I spent a lot of time talking about what shouldn’t be done, as opposed to what should be.  That really isn’t the … Continue reading

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What I Want

I went digging through some old articles tonight and came across this one, from the blog Kisses from Katie, written by a woman who left her home in Tennessee when she was just 18 years old to travel to Uganda.  … Continue reading

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Learning Love by Practicing Bach

Last night, my oldest daughter got to play in her first solo book recital (book one), performing all of the songs she has learned, so far, with the exception of a few pieces she’s working on from book two.  It … Continue reading

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The Presence of God

My mother-in-law, Elaine, left today, to go back home after having taken care of me and the kids for the past week while waiting on our new baby (details on that coming soon, I promise!)  It’s always sad when she … Continue reading

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A Whole Different Level of Friendship

“Friends are the people you let in to see the mess of your life.. and love you anyway.” That statement (or one similar) has been rolling around in my head a lot, lately.  I’m not sure if I heard it … Continue reading

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Faithful are the Wounds of a Friend

Tonight, a wonderful, loving friend took me up on my request for her to “walk in the light” with me.  She told me there were some things in my life that were, to put it simply, just plain wrong (although … Continue reading

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Love Covers a Multitude of Sins

Something interesting has happened recently between myself and a long-distance friend of mine.  Actually, she’s never really been a “friend,” more of an acquaintance, because… well, to be honest… she has always irritated me.  It has always seemed to me … Continue reading

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I will walk through the fire

My God is a consuming fire I will not be afraid of what could destroy me I will not grow cold in comfort and ease I will embrace the heat of it, smell the smoke in my nostrils and let … Continue reading

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