December 8, 2016
Adoption,Advent,Christmas,Faith,Family,Hope,Restoring Wonder,Seeing God,The Broken Way
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If forgiveness isn’t central to our faith, is our faith really Christian?
When I carried her into ER the first time, with that brave, broken half heart of hers, the doctor asked me point blank: How did she get into this country?…
Who hasn’t been cheated on, talked down, lied about, pierced right through and left heart-broken on some beaten-down back road?
I heard His voice speak gently to my heart, “I still love you. I still want you. I still have a plan for your life.”
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…
It’s been the plan all along, the call on every life—we are created beings with the capacity to hold God.
Great people don’t do great things; God does great things through surrendered people.
There were many times like this, tiny things that made me remember that God wasn’t done with me yet.
I forget that Jesus chose to be “out” — outcast, outnumbered, outdone, and outwitted.
Only three days later, people go around with these crosses right on their foreheads. It’s only three days after the world found out that The 21 died for being The…
Yeah, they can go ahead about this time of year and have their 2 for 1 winter specials right to take a cruise to some island — But go witness…
So some kid accidentally dropped a dozen eggs all over the floor this morning. You can just close your lovely eyes and imagine how extraordinarily well that ended. But one…
I confess, I’m in deep trouble here. In my lifetime I’ve broken all but one of the Ten Commandments. Yes, some of them after I embraced the grace of God.
This week The High Calling is exploring the idea of “platform” — and they asked if I’d join them & write into the idea of platform for writers and the…
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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