Let Us Go Out to Him

A Reflection on Ash Wednesday

“Under the old system, the high priest brought the blood of animals into the Holy Place as a sacrifice for sin, and the bodies of the animals were burned outside the camp. So also Jesus suffered and died outside the city gates to make his people holy by means of his own blood. So let us […]

More Than Enough

When You're Waiting and Hoping and Praying

A year ago today, I wrote a guest post for my friend Jennifer Kostick on what it’s like to live with hopes deferred (all kinds) and to wait on God for decades (not minutes)… especially for single women. It was a post I didn’t want to write, because it felt so very personal and private. […]

Could It Really Be That Simple?

A Slightly Past Middle-Aged Mortal Gets Gibbs-Slapped by God’s Grace

Gibbs Slapped By Gods Grace Kelly Belmonte

I’m honored to invite my friend, fabulous poet and blogger Kelly Belmonte, to share what God has been speaking to her heart lately — a profound truth we can all take to heart today: A million years ago, back in my college days, there was this song I liked to sing. It went like this: He has […]