Posts Tagged ‘love’

Our New Song

On Sunday evening, Adam turned on “Better Together” by Jack Johnson, which was our song in college days, since we started dating again, and was our first dance at our wedding. As I heard the first notes start to play, I smirked knowingly. “Oh hey,” I called from the kitchen, where I stood making snacks…

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Heart at Home

The heart of God loves the daily rhythms He has created. Fullness has been placed in front of us in the holiness of the ordinary; the sacred space of morning coffee, the honor of a work day well done, the peace and fellowship of a dinner with strangers or the closest of friends. When we…

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Home

All the cliches of the first week of marriage are true: We woke up Monday morning, stunned at how our love seemed to have grown overnight. Having the pressure of the wedding over and our vows made, we felt a huge weight off our shoulders and a deep peace that passes understanding rooted in our…

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Be Loved (if You Dare)

In July 2016 I wrote a blog called Be a Friend to Yourself.¬†Learning to be my own friend was the journey I went on that year. As I approached 2017 in my typical goal-oriented way,¬† Jesus and I had a little chat: “Jesus, this year was great! I’m feeling very blessed and hopeful for what…

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