Tagged with Love

God’s Big, Attentive Love

God’s Big, Attentive Love

I have much on my plate. Can you identify with that? Understand, I’m not complaining– I LOVE where God has me in life right now. But when one unexpected thing pops up it can (sometimes) just feel like too much. The faucet leaks and needs to be replaced… at 11pm. And I was going to … Continue reading

The Chesed Love of God…

The Chesed Love of God…

I didn’t mean to take all of January off from Heartfelt Reflections. I wanted to make more space in the Christmas season for focusing on Jesus and my family. And I’m so glad God laid that on my heart! I did that and not only that…  My time was also spent with a family member … Continue reading

A Clean Slate… Grace for the Sinner

A Clean Slate… Grace for the Sinner

My friend and I talked today. Her heart was heavy with burden over a loved one who has been lamenting past sins. The sins are quite old, and minor on a human scale, but the woman feels pain afresh. So, we talked of God’s precious grace and how my friend can remind this woman of … Continue reading

Love’s in Charge {Learning from Job, post 2}

Love’s in Charge {Learning from Job, post 2}

Last week I introduced a series of posts I’ll be writing on lessons learned from the book of Job.  As I mentioned last week, God brought me to this book again(!) and is encouraging me to learn.  …Burning dross and fostering growth…  …Teaching me to see past my struggles to the greater lessons behind them.  … Continue reading

Rich Love

I remember, as a little girl, sitting in my grandmother’s farmhouse kitchen. The table was heavy laden with homey, old-fashioned comfort foods.  I remember Mammaw’s kitchen always smelling earthy… probably because of the many foods she and my grandpa brought in from the garden.  But, it wasn’t the fresh green beans and corn that drew … Continue reading