when you are the owner of a broken heart

Friend, today I am going to share from the heart one of the biggest lessons I have ever learned about brokenness.  My prayer is that the same God who is rebuilding the broken pieces with me will give you a glimpse of hope where you are feeling broken. Maybe you and I, we’re never meantContinue reading “when you are the owner of a broken heart”

why’s

We don’t always take a close enough glimpse at one person in the Christmas story whom I can relate to the most. Because like me, Joseph appears to have wondered at the whys of Jesus. Why, Mary? Why Mary?! Why this way, God? Why now? Why me? Why? ‘Why’ is a question we can all seeContinue reading “why’s”

married ever after

This morning, i had the privilege of attending the wedding between a former coworker & a fellow worship team member, both of whom I go to church with. It was lovely….with the couple obviously in love & desiring God to be the center of their lives. Once upon a time, that was me, and youContinue reading “married ever after”

this chord of three strands

Today is my 22nd wedding anniversary. I have now been married for just under half my life 🙂 I have learned two key lessons, mostly the hard way, over the two + decades we have been a couple.  They are key because without them, the song of our marriage quickly turns into dischord, and things remain offContinue reading “this chord of three strands”

when your knight comes to your rescue

I have a confession to make. I am a huge believer in romance. I love to read classic, well written tales of how two people fall in love. I love to watch it play out in front of me on the big screen. I don’t believe I am alone, for who doesn’t want to meetContinue reading “when your knight comes to your rescue”