Tag: pain

Comfort Zone | God Talk: Nazareth

I do find it so intimidating when there are several messages in my head at once, and God demands, “Write!” without first telling me which parts go with what. I trust He will provide the sorting as I work out the message here. And perhaps that is indeed the beginning of this particular message about […]

Seeing God

God Talk 2 – The Christmas Wish

It has been a while since God has called me to speak openly of the trials in life here. More precisely, it has been a while since I have listened to His call. It’s not that I have not been writing, I have. It is instead that I forgot the lesson learned in the beginning […]


Praise and Prayer – Thanksgiving 2013

Father thank you for Your grace and provision. Thank you for the blessing of friends and family, food and fellowship. We so often fail to remember the gifts You have given us in the midst of our day to day lives. Thank you for this day that we have set aside to remind us to […]


God Talk 2 – Practical Faith

It has been a rough couple of weeks in the world. Natural disasters, manmade misery, and a creeping suffering and angst across the spectrum of those I know, both in and out of a walk with God. I look at that suffering, engage with it, and realize that I have not spoken of my personal […]


Strength Within the Sorrow

“My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death,” he said to them…” Mark 14:34 We live in a world of happy Christians these days. We walk into church with our smiles on, we say “Great!” when asked how we are. We exude cheer at all times, sometimes to the point of mania. […]