Dear Ruth, God has not forgotten you.

Dear Ruth, God has not forgotten you.

If there’s one thing I have learned in the last few years it’s that our suffering is not in vain. I believe that God is in everything and that brings me more comfort than I can even describe. To know that God hasn’t turned his back on me, and that he...
Death is so bittersweet.

Death is so bittersweet.

Yesterday we got the terrible news that a friend of ours had been killed.  Gone.  Killed.  Dead. These words are the hardest for me today.  My emotions are flowing every which way and I can’t figure out which way is right.  First I’m so mad at God about...

There is no condemnation.

Some days I want to run away.  Literally walk out my door, start running and never look back.  I have no idea where this comes from, but I’m guessing today it’s from fear.  I’m afraid of what I’m doing wrong.  I’m afraid I can’t do...

God hears your cries

Each and every time I read the Old Testament I comment to myself on how these people are a hot mess and can not for the life of them get themselves together.  They are so wishy-washy.  One minute they are praising God and believing him for all his promises.  The next...