Tag Archives: Israel

Jesus was not a Refugee

“When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt” – Matt. 2:14 At this time every year, the claim that Jesus was a refugee makes its rounds. The claim is not historically … Continue reading

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Hesed: Steadfast Love, Goodness, Kindness, Faithfulness, & Mercy

Charlotte’s prayers are so sweet. I wish everyone could hear them. She prays that we would all know how much Jesus loves us, that we would love ourselves as Jesus loves us, and of course, she prays for Mary who … Continue reading

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Roller Coaster Faith

I’m a visual person. I have to see it. If I don’t write it down, it’s hard for me to grasp certain things. Spelling Bees? Nope, not for me. I stunk at them because I needed to actually write the … Continue reading

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The Nerve

Just the other day, I came home from work and discovered that my dog, Annie, decided she would turn her nice bed into tiny little pieces and then spread it all over the room. She also thought it would be … Continue reading

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Victorious Limp

Are you wrestling with God over something? Who isn’t, right? Did you know that someone actually did wrestle with God? And I don’t mean “wrestle” metaphorically either. I’m talking literally. God wrestled Jacob in a straight-up, hand-to-hand wrestling match. The first-ever Smack … Continue reading

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