You do not know God by being compassionate, you become compassionate by knowing God. How do I know if I am a compassionate person? Well, comparing ourselves among ourselves is not how we determine this. Rather, we should look at what Paul teaches in Colossians about compassion and see how we’re doing. Jesus Christ is … More Compassion
Fighting over who is elected as the next President seems to be a worthy cause for some, even to the point of damaging lasting family relationships. In jabs, barbs, texts, FB posts, the style of banter used reveals the value you place upon your relationships. So, what are your relationships worth? Are you the type … More Destroying Relationships
Hurt people, hurt people; we’ve heard this phrase often and it’s true. Realizing that everyone has suffered some type of wounding in life, leaving scars of pain, we can see that if left ignored your hurt will hurt others. This article is the conclusion of Painful Pasts (Part 1 and Part 2). Here we will … More Forgive and Live!
Mother’s hands are used by God to nurture us until we reach His heavenly embrace… and a mother’s prayers are her most effective weapon. I’m am thinking of a couple of moms that I want to remember today for different reasons. One is a young Mom who I came to know last Spring through an event … More Moms
O God, in love you’ve given to me, So much in this wonderful gift, I see. The potential that lies before us now, A precious young life to be molded, but how? Children are given us as a sacred trust, by the Father above who’s loving and just. He shows the way to care for … More A Mother’s Gift