When I was a young, abused girl, I can remember questioning God (I did not know for sure that He existed, but I hoped that He did) as to why I wasn’t born a male. I clearly recall thinking that the abuse that I was suffering at the hands of men who should have loved […]
Category: My Personal Journey
By my 40th wedding anniversary, I learned about sacrificial love.
Always on our anniversary, we remember our wedding day. And we celebrate another year of our love together. I love to celebrate with my husband, Skip, and simply enjoy him. This day marks our 40th celebration as husband and wife. We lavish each other with gifts of kindness, attention, sweetness and well, love. My heart […]
Letters from home…
Many years ago, during my basic training days in the United States Air Force, I looked forward to mail call just like every new recruit. When I left for basic training, my husband, Skip, was my boyfriend. He faithfully wrote to me every day. Mail call always meant a letter from home. I anticipated a […]
You ain’t give up squat.
Does God take things away? Job 1:21 says that the “…Lord gave and the Lord has taken away, blessed be the name of the Lord”. In my human reasoning, (not the fruitful way to reason with God) I had trouble relating to a God who takes away. From my personal experiences, I had much taken […]
God used a pig and some fish to persuade us.
I grew up with some knowledge about God and Jesus and Heaven. I have a vague memory of attending a Christian class in the Lutheran Church across the street from my high school (yes, Bible classes were taught in public high schools back then.) My family knew about God, but we had no relationship with […]
You must be logged in to post a comment.