intimacy · Relationship · Walking · Wonder

intimacy…

Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, too great for me to understand! Psalm 139:6 NLT intimacy… noun… 1: the state of being intimate: familiarity 2: something of a personal or private nature –Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dict. (11th Ed.) Intimacy… it’s not a word I thought I would ever use in terms of my relationship with God… but over the last…… Continue reading intimacy…

Relationship

freedom… to be undignified…

Now the Lord is Spirit,and where the Spirit of the Lord is,there is freedom.2 Corinthians 3:17 ESVFreedom… it’s my word for 2016… and I’ve seen evidence… of increasing freedom in my life…For one… freedom from fear of judgment from others…Just this week…an undignified moment in worship…an undignified question to guys…both resulting in comments from others…Comments…… Continue reading freedom… to be undignified…

Eternal · Love · Obedience · Psalm 103 · Relationship

psalm 103… and Easter perspective… part twelve…

Nearing the end of Psalm 103…continuing to view it from the empty tomb…verses 17 and 18…But from everlasting to everlastingthe Lord’s love is with those who fear him,and his righteousness with their children’s children—with those who keep his covenantand remember to obey his precepts.Psalm 103:17-18Everlasting to everlasting…it’s not about others remembering our place in this…… Continue reading psalm 103… and Easter perspective… part twelve…

Hard · Hope · Humility · Relationship

light of hope…

a note left on a desk…a heart exposed…glimpses of humility…after a storm…signs of hope…for a loved one…additional evidence…of increased intimacy…through conflict…thank-full…hope-full…trusting…The Lord is my strength and my shield;my heart trusts in him, and I am helped.Psalm 28:7[Similar fare…sparks flyroses and relationships ]

Humility · Life · Love · Relationship

a debt of love…

In preparation for an appointment with the eye doctor… it occurs… the 92-years… a lot like 2-years…Getting anywhere… always takes longer than anticipated…unpredictable bathroom habits…potential for mishaps…and technical difficulties abound…An endeavor… requiring love…Today… my dad would have been 91…I look at this 92… and it makes me miss my dad… whose been gone 14 years……… Continue reading a debt of love…

Relationship

sparks fly…

The lesson of conflict… revealing hearts… resurfaces…This time… not with spouse… but with a beloved child… offering help… direction… encouraging exploration… of future choices… possibilities…Sparks… they flew… clearly… I frustrated the beloved…Of course… I was too… but here I sat… seeking calm… resisting the flesh that encouraged… yelling… throwing… stomping out… giving up…My spirit… it…… Continue reading sparks fly…