what family looks like

Today is Family day here in Ontario, falling the day after Valentine’s. Which got me thinking about love and family. To me, there are three different types of family, which ideally represent the three main types of love: The family we are born into is meant to be our Agape love foundation. Agape love isContinue reading “what family looks like”

when God’s love letter appears unexpectedly

I have searched the whole world to find you. You are My Beloved. The one I have chosen. The one I love. I have a deep seeded cry I have left unspoken for a very long time. It is possible to appear normal on the outside but to have a  broken piece within crying outContinue reading “when God’s love letter appears unexpectedly”

Sunday Psalm: in the depths

In the depths where we hide our hearts the deep cries are made In the heights of Heaven Your tears at our plight were great For You so loved us all You decided to send part of Yourself to meet our need with the gift of Your son merged with our DNA Such depth toContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: in the depths”

See Amid the Winter’s Snow

See amid the winter’s snow Born for us on earth below See the tender Lamb appears Promised from eternal years Hail, thou ever-blessed morn Hail, redemption’s happy dawn Sing through all Jerusalem Christ is born in Bethlehem I have two favorite ways I love to experience this carol. The first is to sing it live.Continue reading “See Amid the Winter’s Snow”

come Home

Come home, hope-filled prisoners! -God He is always calling us back to Him. This invitation is constantly being whispered to, sung over, insinuated as God reminds us, over and over, how much He longs for us. Not just because He wants to be with us, in the romantic sense. But because He wants us free.Continue reading “come Home”

Sunday Psalm: heart cry

I hear you Beloved My heart hears your heart’s cry I’m with you Beloved My heart beats with yours I am drawing you deeper still I am waiting here for you Come as you are broken wounded for nothing will hold You back from all I have for you So I will sing over youContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: heart cry”

Sunday Psalm: Renewed Capacity

The enemy likes to try and suck the hope and joy out of us, and diminish You in our eyes, O Lord. Last night You spoke so clearly as You lovingly reminded Your Beloved that You are unchangeable.  Never fickle. Always loving. Forever good and holy. Your capacity to pour into Your people is notContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Renewed Capacity”

Sunday Psalm: Renewed Capacity

The enemy likes to try and suck the hope and joy out of us, and diminish You in our eyes, O Lord. Last night You spoke so clearly as You lovingly reminded Your Beloved that You are unchangeable. Never fickle. Always loving. Forever good and holy. Your capacity to pour into Your people is notContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Renewed Capacity”

Sunday Psalm: Hope’s Anthem

The song lyrics to Hope’s Anthem is resounding through my heart this morning. Its been a rough emotional week as I have been wrestling down discouragement & renewing my walk with Hope.  This song is my new anthem, for my Hope is alive & arising within me from new depths today. 🙂 Sometimes what HeContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Hope’s Anthem”