cracky foundations

When we try to build our lives, often we attempt to build them like a house builder does. With a firm foundation. Straight boundary lines. Properly insulated, heated & wired. Secure roof. Working plumbing. Well maintained. Both welcoming & safe. All it takes is one crack in the foundation that goes unchecked to undermine theContinue reading “cracky foundations”

the cracking points

There is hope despite the pressures we face that try to break us down. Yesterday, I was reminded by God that He holds me all together… that my cracks shine with His Presence when I depend on Him. And how I need Him! When the pressing comes, He makes sure I am not crushed. HeContinue reading “the cracking points”

unadorned cracked pot

We carry this precious Message around in the unadorned clay pots of our ordinary lives. 2 Cor 4:7a MSG But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us. 2 Cor 4:7 NIV But this beautiful treasure is contained in us – cracked pots made of earthContinue reading “unadorned cracked pot”

cracks in the ground

The hard placeswithin cry out for a thaw, for an outpouring: of Your living water, a fresh breeze of Your Presence, the radiance of Your face and burn of Your love to melt away the crust formed over my heart. Underneath the seeds You have planted are impatient to erupt, to emerge from under theContinue reading “cracks in the ground”

cracked

Forget your perfect offering  There is a crack in everything  That’s how the light gets in. -Leonard Cohen Those who know me best know I am slightly cracked. Not just because I have an off the wall sense of humor at times, but for a lesser known reason. I believe its okay not to beContinue reading “cracked”