Dear me: Lifelines,Faith,Hope,humility,Peace,Psalms Series,Refiner's Fire,Restoring Wonder,Seeing God,The Broken Way
September 21, 2017
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God doesn’t work on our timetables — He works on hearts.
Even if it feels like nothing is turning out as you ultimately hoped, He who is Hope Himself is turning things around for your ultimate good.
What seems like the discouraging ashes of your hopes — can be the nurturing ashes of your growth.
You only need fear the Truth of anything — if you think Christ isn’t capable of redeeming everything.
I get to lie right next to her every night. Sometimes we have to pull close, to loan each other courage to reach through the dark and find what we need….
The best kind of intensive care for a broken heart is to let the words of Christ intensively care for you.
We can simply want our situation solved — when God simply wants to be our answer.
When a man says a woman is beautiful, her smile always proves that its the truth.
Fill the cup with steaming warmth, watch the sun overhead, and it turns out — it’s all sorta, exactly like this — exactly what happened on one street, on one…
Dear Kid — and dear you trying to be brave and face hard things: I know it seems the unbelievable impossible— but really — it’s going to happen one day…
We only enter into the full life — into sozo — if our faith gives thanks.
Dear Lovely You, who doesn’t want to do that hard thing in the New Year, who doesn’t want to get on the treadmill, or go for a run, or sort…
So when I step out on to the front porch this morning, there’s a Bible right there at my feet, ripped up into a million mocking shreds. The Sermon on…
So… it didn’t work out. You know — That Thing. You got that letter that said no to that thing that you were dreaming of, praying for, hoping about. No…
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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