Sunday Psalm: Humpty Dumpty no more

I was Humpty Dumpty, sitting on the wall, shakily leaning one way then the other, until one great shake caused me to lose my balance & have a hard fall. I hit the ground hard, shattered & cracked and there I lay, hurting, in pain, broken. And then You came along & gently picked upContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Humpty Dumpty no more”

snapshots along the way: He cares

Jesus showed how much He cared for all people as He walked closer and closer to the cross. And that same care shines through as alive as if the Easter Story was happening today. For it is. When Jesus reached out to feed, comfort, encourage, teach, heal this around Him, His care was evident. EveryContinue reading “snapshots along the way: He cares”

proof is in the…grace?

When I try to control my life, I make an utter mess of it. And I know I have been doing so when I feel surrounded, inside & out with mess. God, however, sees my mess far differently than I do. I want to clean up my messes until I am spotless, and no signContinue reading “proof is in the…grace?”

scarred

God’s proof of love for us is found in the scarred hands of Jesus. @1Tim6_11Men tweet I often try to hide my scars. Some of them are physical, many are emotional. We tend to hide what we don’t want people to see in us during first impressions. Especially if we really like the person weContinue reading “scarred”

start with me

I want to comfort, offer hope, lift up and be a help to those in need. Where do I start? It has to start with me. I can’t lead someone where I have not been willing to let You lead me. I can’t express the joy of freedom when I don’t turn to You toContinue reading “start with me”