Jesus, Our First Love

If you could imagine sitting with Jesus right now, what is He saying to you? As His eyes lock with yours, are you leaning in closer? When His hand reaches for you, do you grab hold? A person’s soul is in grave danger when the knowledge of the doctrine surpasses Jesus, avoiding intimate touch with … Continue reading Jesus, Our First Love

Clouds Speak

Clouds speak of His power: Do you know the balancings of the clouds, the wondrous works of Him who is perfect in knowledge .. (Job 37:16). As the East coast is still in the midst of a hurricane like storm, Nahum’s words are somewhat comforting: The Lord is slow to anger but great in power; … Continue reading Clouds Speak

Reaching Deep

Ever been asked a question that pushes you into the deep? It was an innocent enough question. It just poked me in a tender place. In a class I am taking, the professor asked, Who are your mentors in the faith? Both professors recounted certain family members in their formative years as having a great impact … Continue reading Reaching Deep

When Branches Break

My husband and I hiked a couple weeks back (those who read here often know we love hiking) and found a tree down on the trail. We hiked at that same park last week. The tree was still down. Late last week, I sat on our humble porch (which has become my watchtower). I hadn’t … Continue reading When Branches Break