Great Grace: A Story of Restoration

great grace

**One of the things I love most about studying the Bible is letting my imagination fill in the gaps as people encountered the Lord. Their emotions, their struggle, their journey to believing. With Easter just hours away, I wanted to look at how people were affected by the resurrection. What would it have been like … Read more

Love Search

Love Search

Over Christmas break I discovered Lynn Austin’s Restoration Chronicles series, and I fell in love. The series followed some of the minor prophets in the Old Testament as Israel slowly returned from exile in Babylon and rebuilt Jerusalem. I’ve always been a fan of stories, and I love scripture. Put them together, as Austin did … Read more

Love Reigns: A Christmas Poem

Love Reigns

I think the thing I’m coming to appreciate most about Christmas is that, Christmas never really ends. Christmas, Christ’s coming, is something we celebrate every day. It’s something that completely changes how we live. It’s something we remember, and something we anticipate. As those truths sunk in this year, this poem came out. I don’t … Read more

That Same Old Wound

That Same Old Wound

Dear Heart, You’ve been feeling it again, haven’t you? That same old wound still pulsing. You try to bury it. How many hours have you spent praying, writing it in your journal, talking about this hurt? How many times have you just tried to stuff it recently because you’re just plain sick and tired of … Read more