No Words

  “How are you doing?” There are no words in any language that are sufficient to the task of expressing what I []

Forgetting

Can a woman forget her sucking child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? yea, they may []

Why?

Why?… Yes, there is sin in the world, and death and suffering, and so it will be until Jesus comes back. But []

What If?

In the aftermath of catastrophic loss, it is natural to speculate, to retrace the preceding events, to root around in the morass []

Betrayed

Betrayal is the act of violating the trust or confidence of another. It is to be false, faithless, treacherous. To betray is []

Mama

“If you have ever gazed upon your child’s lifeless body and tried to will it back to life with the force of []

Precious

I can truthfully say, with a hurting, but thankful heart, that the Lord is preserving me through this trial.  I stand softened []

I AM Doing Something

Originally posted on Commissioned by Him:
I wonder how Habakkuk felt. Wickedness was rampant in the land, and he wondered when God would do something about it. Habakkuk wanted God to intervene and restore righteousness. God’s ways are not our ways though, as Habakkuk would soon discover. “Look among the nations! Be astonished! Wonder! Because I am doing something in your days – You would not believe if you were told.” Habakkuk 1:5 God was planning to use a brutal invasion by…

A Father’s Care

“Cast all your cares upon Him, as fast as they come in.“ James Smith, (1802—1862) “The Pastor’s Morning Visit” Casting all your []

The Empty Seat

By Charles Haddon Spurgeon Scripture: 1 Samuel 20:27 From: Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit Volume 25 “Love well those who are spared to you, []

The Rest

James Smith, “The Rest!” 1865 We shall consider these words as referring to HEAVENLY rest: our Father’s house, our Savior’s home, and []

Out Loud

I love to be in the woods after a snowfall when the only sound for miles around is your name as I []