Tag Archives: Trials

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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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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I am thankful for my years of singleness. | Our Single Purpose

I am thankful for many things during my single years but there are a few things that I learned through those years for which I am especially grateful. I learned how to deal with bugs when I am alone. I … Continue reading

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Death is Defeated.

John Mark McMillan – Death In His Grave (Live performance video from Threshing Floor Studios in Lincolnton, NC) Though the Earth cried out for blood Satisfied her hunger was Her billows calmed on raging seas For the souls of men … Continue reading

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Words, words, words…

Chapter 27 of Proverbs has lots to say about interacting with those around us. A main way that we impact the hearts and lives around us is through our speech. So let’s talk about the words that come out of … Continue reading

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Insatiable longings

Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life (Ps 13:12). If you have ever had a hope deferred, you know how much heart-sickness stings. The person dealing with unwanted singleness, the couple struggling … Continue reading

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Worth the Wait

“From of old no one has heard or perceived by the ear, no eye has seen a God besides you, who acts for those who wait for him.” Isaiah 64:4 It’s my birthday month! I turn 35 this year…gulp…and next … Continue reading

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