Last... Such an interesting word that invokes so many emotions. Some lasts we know are the last: the last piece of candy or pie, the last day of work, last time to do something, or see someone. Depending on the feelings towards it different emotions can fill that time of last. I think of the … Continue reading Last (FMF Link Up)
Deep... "The purpose in a man's heart is like deep water, but a man of understanding will draw it out." Proverbs 20:5 There is a deeper narrative in this world that was set before time. That deep narrative is set in our hearts. Until we are connected to it, we will not experience true peace. … Continue reading Deep
Why? Such a tiny word that either gives purpose or causes trouble depending on how and when it is being asked. The grieving parent, sibling, relative, or friend over a tragic loss of another, or traumatic event asks with anguish... why? The worker laid off or let go...why? The person who thought the relationship was … Continue reading Why?
Pace... In high school I ran track. I started with winter track and the coach just stuck all the girls in the 55 meter sprint, regardless of what our abilities were. The pace was super fast and the race was over before it really began for me. This did not deter me from joining Spring … Continue reading Pace (FMF Link Up)
Middle Middle of life Middle of transitions Middle of launching a child Middle of grief Middle of trying to figure out what is next Middle... is it really the middle? Only time will tell. I am thinking that middle is sort of an illusion that we like to hold onto when we no longer can … Continue reading Middle (FMF Link Up)
"While they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to his disciples, saying, 'Take and eat; this is my body'..." Matthew 26:261 Take... what an interesting word. My first thought goes to Jesus saying take and eat. There is an invitation, but there is also … Continue reading Take (FMF Link up)
Question... Oh question... I am good at that. I have been told that I question too much, or that I ask too many questions. I am reminded of a quote from Andy Stanley that says you need to ask the right questions to get the right answers. Which of course sends me off on what … Continue reading Question (FMF Link Up)