Author Archives: Carrie K

About Carrie K

"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen, not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else" - C. S. Lewis

Tomato-Basil Bread Salad

A lot has happened in my life since the last time I posted on here. Married life became so wonderful that our love could not be contained. So we had a son. I loved being pregnant, all nine months of … Continue reading

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Work! Work! Work! | Our Single Purpose

When I got married, somehow I thought that it would lighten my workload. We’d share chores, and he’d have a wonderful job so that I could have a part-time job (or no job) and I’d have lots of time for … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Forgiveness

Owen is co-teaching a class on The Sermon on the Mount at church this semester. It has been wonderful and I’ve been able to see his teaching abilities blossom and grow. Recently,  someone in the class asked for some more … Continue reading

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Reality Check | Our Single Purpose

Last Sunday was Palm Sunday, the day when the church celebrates the anniversary of the Triumphal Entry of Christ into Jerusalem. On that day a little under 2000 years ago, the crowd welcomed their humble Messiah with Palm Branches (a … Continue reading

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Do I really need this? | Our Single Purpose

Lent has a long history. It has been observed by the Church since the 4th century. It’s not specifically mentioned in Scripture but it is a biblical concept. There is a pattern in Scripture of God’s people being called to … Continue reading

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Love endures… | Our Single Purpose

“Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” 1 Corinthians 13:6-8a True Love endures. It perseveres. It never gives up. This love is not the ooey-gooey kind of … Continue reading

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Love is not easily angered… | Our Single Purpose

“Love is not easily angered.” (1 Cor 13:5b, NIV) We’ve all felt it (or maybe it’s just me)—that terrible angst that rises up in our hearts. Bitterness simmers just under the surface. We’ve reached our limit! We’ve had it up … Continue reading

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