More than temporary joy.

When Christ becomes the focus of your Christmas. People just love Christmas. It makes them feel joyful as they give and receive gifts and carols just have a way of warming even the coldest of hearts. In the midst of the frenzied atmosphere of Christmas, it can be so hard to fix your eyes on…

For the weary of heart.

The secret to choosing hope over despair. It’s so easy to melt into defeat. As much as the world we live in tries to escape from the limitations of being human by shifting the focus to ourselves- making ourselves look better by  wearing a certain makeup or sculpting our bodies by going to the gym-…

Never give up!

The blessedness of perseverance. Let us know; let us press on to know the Lord; his going out is sure as the dawn; he will come to us as the showers, as the spring rains that water the earth. -Hosea 6:3 (ESV) Most Christians live their lives in the aftermath of idolatry instead of dwelling upon the heights…

Radiant joy.

A life of continual praise. When God created us, He had a perfect relationship in mind. One where He is God and we are His image- rejoicing in the fullness of His presence and giving Him all the glory for it. Yes, we’re not in the Garden of Eden anymore but God still has a…

Holding my Lover’s hand.

Meditations of a captivated heart. There is a Weaver whose hands are steady and so sure. He weaves with threads of sorrow as well as with threads of joy. He never loses sight of us and all our pain and laughter is before His eyes constantly. The suffering in our lives should not cause us…

Simple thoughts.

A sentimental expression. As one year ends and another one begins, I find myself meditating on things God has been stirring my heart about. Sometimes it’s hard to put words to what you can only know with your heart but it’s worth trying. I hope my written feelings will make you long for more of…