God Made This Day For You

To all the mothers and the motherless who are hurting…today is for you. To all the mothers and the motherless who are hurting…today is for you. To all the mothers who long to talk to a child they can’t…He sees you. To all the mothers who have to be the fathers too…He sees you. ToContinue reading “God Made This Day For You”

What is Grace?

Grace is a term thrown around in Christian circles as if everyone should understand what it means.  It’s this overarching term that seems to cover comfort, provision, forgiveness, love, blessings, and answers to prayer.   But what is grace? Grace is the undeserved, freely given forgiveness of sin given to us through Christ’s crucifixion.  It can’tContinue reading “What is Grace?”

When You Focus on the Missing Piece You Miss the Point

I think my love for puzzles comes from my childhood memories of putting them together with my grandma.  She would sit for hours with a puzzle and put it together and I found so much joy in joining her.  I loved the thrill of debating about whether to put the border together first, or justContinue reading “When You Focus on the Missing Piece You Miss the Point”

“I’ll Pray for You”, Maybe, but Probably Not

Have you ever heard someone say, “I’ll pray for you”?  Have you ever told someone, “I’ll pray for you”?  Here’s a harder question, have you ever told someone, “I’ll pray for you” and then…not prayed?  My answers, yes, yes, and yes.  It is embarrassing to admit that I have uttered the words I’ll pray forContinue reading ““I’ll Pray for You”, Maybe, but Probably Not”