Hello Heart

Hello Heart

“Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. Relieve the troubles of my heart and free me from my anguish.” Psalm 25:16-17 Hello Heart I’ve been ignoring you lately, and I’m sorry. It just seemed easier to stuff the emotions and feelings and throw myself into projects rather than … Read more

A Note From a Single Woman

A Note From a Single Woman

I know you’re just trying to help. In the season of life right now, where college is over and done and I’m settled in a job, the next obvious thing is marriage. I know your questions about whether or not I’ve met any nice guys yet, and suggestions about available young men come from a … Read more

Faith in the Ordinary Tasks

Noah's Faith

The more I get into Genesis, the more I realize that this is God’s story. Other people are woven in and out of each chapter, but God is the constant… Last week, when we left off, Cain, son of Adam and Eve, had just murdered his brother and was exiled. He now wanders the land, … Read more

Dear Mr. Man: It’s Me Again

Mr. Man it's me again

**I’ve been writing letters to my future husband for several years. It helps me be honest with where I am, and it makes the waiting a little easier. Instead of feeling like I have to push all of these feelings away and save all of these words, God’s used these letters as a way to … Read more

Sometimes It Just Plain Hurts

Sometimes it just plain hurts

“So how’s your heart?” The question came from a dear friend. Our conversation was nearly over, but it had been quiet on my end. I shared surface news and a few deeper things, but I hadn’t dived into the depths of my heart as was normal with our conversations. I just didn’t want to. I … Read more

Hope Does Not Disappoint

hope does not disappoint

Hope is a funny thing, isn’t it? It’s one of those words that’s often hard to define, yet we use it so frequently. Hope is a feeling of expectation that something will happen or a feeling of trust. We often connect hope with something in the future. But God’s been challenging me lately with the … Read more