Monthly Archive: December 2012

New snow… and total transformation

New snow… and total transformation

When God does his work to renew you and I, he doesn’t just sprinkle enough on top to make us look new. He never does just enough transformation to hide the bits of dirt that have accumulated in our lives.

Why the pain?

Why the pain?

God loves you and He wants to bring healing in your life, but more than that, He wants you to trust Him in the midst of your pain.

Laugh-out-loud last-minute gifts

Laugh-out-loud last-minute gifts

I’ve been doing some of our last-minute Christmas shopping, and keeping track of the hilarious finds that make me laugh out loud when I run across them on a page of search results. Here are a few of my favorites.

Flatten every mountain and hill

Flatten every mountain and hill

Sometimes we choose the hard way, to do things our own way, under our own strength. I can climb that mountain, we say. I’ve got this, we say. I think I can, I think I can, I think I can. But it is the prideful man or woman who believes in himself, rather than believes in God.