Category: Relationships

One of the Most Important Keys for Lasting Relationships

Relationships are hard work. Ask anyone who's in one or trying to maintain one. They require everything we've got and at times, even what we don't have. And I don't know about you, but I'm not into "maintaining" but, instead, "growing" my relationships. I don't just want to "get by", I want my relationships to thrive. But how ...

DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE? The Art of Truly Looking

I was having a moment today as I recalled a memory of my sister.  Almost six years ago, our family was going through photographs of our oldest sister, who had just passed away suddenly from complications of diabetes. As part of the funeral service we were putting together a video pictorial of her life to ...

FINDING HOME

It feels like I have been trying to find "home" my whole life. You know, like finding "center" or the "core" place in life when you feel, well...."at home"; where it's all ok and safe and sure. I love God and He is definitely "center" but I am finding more in being "His" that is vital ...

What Makes You Hide?

What makes you turn and go the other way? Covering your face so the world won't recognize that it's you. Maybe if you close your eyes, they won't see you. That way you won't owe anyone anything? What makes you hide? Is it your clumsy way of living? Your lazy ways or sharp eyes? Is ...

Forgiveness; It’s Not Cheap, but Why We Can’t Afford NOT to Give it Away!

I’ve done some stupid things in my life. Some I laugh at and some, I don’t realize just how stupid until I am living in the regret of what I did later in life and it is quite painful. You see, the biblical truth of “you reap what you sow” is a natural law as ...