Just the Facts: Good, Bad, and Oh, So Fun

Matthew 25:40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’’ I read this verse in a new way this week. My fury kid, Dash, was attacked and nearly killed by a neighbor’s dog. I now understand the compassion Heavenly Dad has for the “least of these.” I ponder this verse as I sit in my hotel room...

Scar Tissue Prejudice

For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then we will see face to face. Now I know only in part; then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known. 1 Corinthians 13:1 When I look into the glass and see who truly knows me, there’s a heck of a lot more than two eyes starring back at me. What do you see when you look in the mirror? Are you only looking at the person directly in...

An Eclair in My Refrigerator

Isaiah 42:8 I am the Lord, that is my name; my glory I give (or share) to no other. All our lives we are told to "take turns" or "share." When it comes to my relationship with Heavenly Dad, those roots do not apply. My morning is a bit out of sequence as I write. Breakfast is done, pot of coffee brewed, and all lights are off but a single lamp above the computer. The low but constant hum of a...