Grace · Not · Revelation · Selfishness

a what i’m not… kind of day…

It’s been a day of recognizing all I’m not… not patient… not kind… not slow to anger… not rejoicing with others in their joy… I’m too busy being envious… Oh… I almost forgot… not thankful… What does all this not reveal… A heart that has a hard time loving some days… A heart more interested in self than…… Continue reading a what i’m not… kind of day…

Grace · Joy · Surprising · Undeserved

surprised by joy…

At first sight… laughter burst forth… I think it hurt his feelings… but the laughter wasn’t at his effort… joy erupted… as CS Lewis would say… I was surprised by joy…! I hear these wild flowers on the table announce chosen love… beauty erupting from earth… arranged with care… by the father of my children… The flowers blooming…… Continue reading surprised by joy…