When you’re waiting on God


‘Tis the season to wait. My family and I already waited in a long line at a Christmas Tree farm. At the mall on Black Friday, I ended up waiting in a line of three, but it might as well have been 13.

I know I should be patient and loving, Continue reading “When you’re waiting on God”

A sacred encounter in an unremarkable place


My husband and I just returned from a dream trip to Italy. Sandwiched between our visits to Florence and Rome we took a train to the Cinque Terre towns bordering the Mediterranean Sea. Rising early the next morning to beat the crowds, Continue reading “A sacred encounter in an unremarkable place”

When Desires Stay Unfulfilled


In my last post, I looked at God’s delight in his people and how we in turn delight in Him. But a question came up when I alluded to Psalm 37:4:

Delight yourself in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart (ESV).

What do we do with this verse when our desires go unfulfilled? Is God not faithful to his word? Continue reading “When Desires Stay Unfulfilled”