The Eighth Commandment:
You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor. Exodus 20:18
God wants us to be different from the World.
Even though we may be mocked and ridiculed.
Before the pieces began to drop in my life I fought against this idea of persecution with my heart.
I was completely naive to the possibility others would judge me & use my beliefs to condemn me.
Continue reading “it’s going to be a weird lent…”
The day is filled with splendor
when God brings light from light,
and all renewed creation
Rejoices in his sight.
Continue reading “a hymn”
Our great desire is that you will keep on loving others as long as life lasts, in order to make certain that what you hope for will come true. Hebrews 6:11
Lifelong love is harder than it sounds.
There’s a reason why many marriages and relationships don’t last. Love requires vulnerability, and this invites the possibility of being hurt.
You may have experienced hurt from having loved someone, but you have probably also experienced the unconditional love of others.
Continue reading “i held out hope.”