Faith · Getting to know me · My Writings · Soli Deo Gloria · Uncategorized

Confessions of a judgmental human

Who am I to judge when I have been so freely forgiven? Yes, those who know me would probably call me judgmental, if asked. Because I do judge people. I judge 'em for the way they dress, the way they act, they way they look. Often it's only in jest. Yes, I may joke about… Continue reading Confessions of a judgmental human

Faith · Getting to know me · Soli Deo Gloria

On the bond of family

What's the most important thing in your life? God. Family. Books. My dogs. Family. It's something that's always been important to me, even when I was little. My family's big and we stick together. We stand up for each other. We laugh with each other. We sometimes annoy each other, but that's what family's do.… Continue reading On the bond of family

Faith · My Writings · Soli Deo Gloria · Song of the month

What wondrous love is this? What wondrous love is this, O my soul?Sing, sing of this wondrous love. Sing of this love that was never deserved, never earned, only bought at such a great price. What wondrous love it this , O my soul?What love is this that even in the depths of despair and depression, it reaches to… Continue reading What wondrous love is this?

Broken · Faith · Getting to know me · Soli Deo Gloria

On the theme of my life…

Wait. It seems to be the theme of my life. When I was little and desperately wanted friends, I could feel God telling me to wait, to not be jealous of those around me that had "best friends." I never really got those friends, and yet I got something so much better: satisfaction in the… Continue reading On the theme of my life…

Easter thoughts · Faith · My Writings · Soli Deo Gloria · Writing

Hallelujah! What a Savior! This song had been running through my mind off and on this whole day and I can't think of a better hymn for today, Good Friday. Just listen to this, let this truth, deep and wonderful, sink in, and come before God to remember what He has done.Remember today what He has done so… Continue reading Hallelujah! What a Savior!

Book Reviews · Books · Nonfiction · Soli Deo Gloria

Book Review: Joyful Surrender by Elisabeth Elliot

Title: Joyful Surrender: 7 Disciplines for the Believer's Life Author: Elisabeth Elliot Publisher: Revell Genre: Non-fiction/Christian Living Publication date: April 2, 2019 My rating: 5 out of 5 stars SUMMARY: In our age of instant gratification and if-it-feels-good-do-it attitudes, self-discipline is hardly a popular notion. Yet it may be one of the most important lost… Continue reading Book Review: Joyful Surrender by Elisabeth Elliot