Tag Archives: gospel

wild

holding my hands open has never come easy to me. or naturally either. i’ve been suspicious as long as i can remember and i often find myself holding my breath, waiting for the other shoe to drop. i don’t fully … Continue reading

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nearness

this hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil.  Where Jesus entered as a forerunner for us,  having become a high priest forever according to the … Continue reading

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closets

she kept going back to the bags.                                                                                                    the things we’d removed with cautious sorting.                                                                               it was mostly worthless and unnecessary…stained, out-dated, old stuff.  but she wanted it back. i found myself in a tug-o-war with my mother over every little … Continue reading

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stay

for the longest time i’ve been a runner. i’m not talking about the kind that runs for fitness, but the kind that runs for cover.               for most of my life, my heart and soul could never see the way out … Continue reading

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rescued

the headlines have been hard to ignore lately.  boats, planes and lives lost to the sea.  swallowed up and gone.  and those who are well acquainted with sea faring know that what the ocean claims, she rarely gives back.  it’s … Continue reading

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bestowed

                          be-stow [be-stow]  to present as a gift. on or upon. every now and then i wake up and wish i were different.  i wish i was the kind of person who was likeable and pleasing.   who played the game … Continue reading

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