I get mad at God over petty things, like catching a cold or waking up too late. I expect God to make everything in my life go smoothly, just because I say a prayer and have a little worship. Meanwhile, I'm sitting on acres of blessings.
He'd move mountains for us, stay up all night talking to us, pour out blessings so that we won't have room for them. How can we resist that? How do we give that energy right on back to Him?
A gift? Really? That? What was God thinking?
Summary: What's your love language? How do you prefer to receive love? What makes you feel loved? It's an important question because so much of our life is about relationship - the relationships we have with family, friends, significant others, spouses, coworkers, church members - the list goes on and on. What about the relationship … Continue reading God’s Love Language (Leviticus 3)
Summary: I admit that some of y’all talented folk make me a little jealous. Those of you who can sing at church and in the choir without their throat burning and their eyes watering. Those of you who can draw with such precision while I can barely trace a circle. Even, and I’m somewhat embarrassed … Continue reading The Power Couple (Exodus 31)
Summary: Do you enjoy gift shopping? Are you one of those people who are filled with joy as they stroll through the aisles or scroll through Etsy, searching for the perfect item for their family member or friend or significant other? If so, then I'm glad one of us is, because I, unfortunately, am not … Continue reading Precious and Priceless (Exodus 30)
Summary: Do you remember the crappy gifts you gave your parents when you were little? I remember drawing my best imitation of a blue first place ribbon and cutting it out for my father. I wanted to give him the "Number 1 Dad" award. Of course, parents love those silly little things and keep them … Continue reading Here’s My Heart, Lord (Exodus 28)