Advent Devotionals, Devotionals

Grace Lies Here

Grace does a lot.  It forgives a child for stealing a cookie before dinner and disciplines a teenager who stayed out too late. Grace forgives a spouse’s forgetfulness and allows a car to pass when it doesn’t have the right of way. Grace covers the big stuff, too. Grace forgives lies, hurts, and betrayal. Grace… Read More Grace Lies Here

Devotionals, Five Minute Friday

Turn Your Burdens to The Lord

The child was sick again. Her mother slept half on- half off the edge of the bed. The light sleep she sought out kept one ear tuned to the wheezing sleep and fevered cries of a child who fretfully slumbered. For better or for worse, a mother also signs a covenant to care for her… Read More Turn Your Burdens to The Lord

Devotionals

His Gifts Are Perfect

It’s November. This is often the time of year that we reflect back on the things that we are thankful for. We often have a mile long list of attitudes, people, material things and even opportunities we send up gratitude for. We write them across social media and hand notes on our children’s artwork. Day… Read More His Gifts Are Perfect