Category Archives: Thankfulness

Bittersweet Brokenness: Lessons From the Hard Times.

2 Cor. 4:8-9  “We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed.” Well, well, it’s been a while. I’m afraid I had more or … Continue reading

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Immanuel.

“Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call His name Immanuel.” – Isaiah 7:14      Let us today go down to Bethlehem, and in company with wondering shepherds and adoring Magi, let us see Him who … Continue reading

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Thankfulness.

“Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Three of the greatest practices for a Christian to take part in are outlined in that passage: … Continue reading

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Hard Pressed.

2 Corinthians 4:8-9 “We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed.”       This verse has been a constant point of reliance for me … Continue reading

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Forgiveness.

As I mentioned in One of Those Days, I tend to have quite a struggle with self-loathing. Well, God’s been dealing with me on that. And by ‘dealing with me’ I don’t mean He’s been viewing me the same way I view … Continue reading

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One of Those Days.

    It’s funny to me, sometimes friends will mention to me how they never see me without a smile on my face, and they think I must be happy every day. I think that’s because they just don’t see me … Continue reading

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