Agree with each other, love each other, be deep-spirited friends. Don’t push your way to the front; don’t sweet-talk your way to the top. Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead. Don’t be obsessed with getting your own advantage. Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. –Philippians 2:2-4 MSG Living in community … More love in action
There are many kinds of people out there in this world. Not all of them are kind. You too may have brushed up against one, have one in your family, or work with one. Sometimes they don’t know any better, because they have not been shown much kindness in their lives. Sometimes they know they … More be kind
Freedom isn’t free. There is always a cost to freedom. On this day, November 11th, Remembrance Day in Canada, I will be remembering the sacrifice of our veterans, past & present. Those who gave their lives to ensure Canada stayed free. The blood poured out to keep us free. The fighting, the rations, the weather, … More love poured red
A character in a book I am currently reading used the word ‘belovered’ by accident when trying to describe how God loves us. I like it! So being me, I decided to break it down and see what the pieces contribute to the whole 🙂 Be– God loves us with an astounding love, because of … More belovered
Tonight I enjoyed hearing some of my favorite songs reintroduced with a Celtic flair at a free local concert. And I cannot get one of the songs off my mind, despite another CD playing here at home in the background. “(I’m Gonna Be) 500 Miles” by the Proclaimers is resonating within me…but not just because … More walk a thousand miles….
Freedom has been calling out since losing Eden. With the beginning of work came the lie of self sufficiency. We can do out all on our own. And when we fall, over and over, freedom stands nearby, waiting for our word to step in and help us out from the pit we created. We have … More free to choose
God’s reckless grace is our greatest hope. -Timothy Keller As a bird cannot exhaust the air in the sky nor a fish exhaust the water in the sea, neither can we exhaust the grace of God. -Charles Spurgeon His grace is enough. You’ve heard the catchy song and sung it at church. Read the bible … More reckless grace