love matters

Over the past several weeks, there have been world shaking events such as Nepal’s earthquakes. In North America, we have been recently hearing news about Josh Duggar & Caitlyn Jenner. They all have one thing in common… they all matter to God. All His kids matter to Him. The ones who know Him. The onesContinue reading “love matters”

when words fail

Hearing about how Christians are being persecuted, tortured & killed for their faith hurts. For we are one body, one bride, one church in Jesus. And when one part of the body hurts, the whole body feels the pain. Sure, those closest to that part may feel it more intensely, but when the part isContinue reading “when words fail”

when God arrives in your brokeness

Tonight, we remember Jesus born of Mary, bundled to keep warm, resting after His big arrival in an animal’s feeding trough. Not quite the King sized bed you and I expected for the most important king in history. God knew one thing that would make all the difference with the arrival of Jesus. We needContinue reading “when God arrives in your brokeness”

when even the hostel is full

…because there was no room in the hostel. Luke 2:7 MSG Not only was there no room at the hotels or inns in Bethlehem, but the B&Bs & hostels were also all full. It appears that the Carpenters (coz doesn’t that seem like a good fit for Joseph & Mary’s last name?!) arrived in townContinue reading “when even the hostel is full”

signs

There will always be signs telling you the way in which to go or how things are. This way, that way, even signs leading to harm, or death. There are signs the earth leaves behind as it groans for relief from the stress we placed upon it: natural disasters & their aftermath habitat changes animalContinue reading “signs”