The bible says "love is patient, love is kind." I love my kids more than anything...so why am I not always patient with them? And, in those moments, not always kind?
Pluck I remember those summer days when I had my first crush. Plucking away those flower petals like my future depended on it. He loves me, he loves me not, he loves me, he loves me....not. I remember that longing to be loved and that disappointment when it didn't happen by who I had… Continue reading He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not
We need to remember that, if we are truly seeing others through lenses of love like Christ, then we need to look past these outer layers and see them from Christs perspective.
Daily word prompt: Paragon Winey at times. Messy. Loud. These ill words may describe my children in certain situations. But, they are the paragon of the type of kids God knew I needed. Loving! Caring! Tender hearted! Yep...God knew! He knew I needed two little best friends in my life...so He gave me them!
Fervently I watch my children, as they snuggle side by side watching the sun rise, my heart overflows with pride. Their love for one another, growing day by day a tender love amongst them, for which I've always prayed. To find in each other, a friend through thick and thin connected with much more, than a simple label of kin. Leaving… Continue reading A Tender Love: A Poem About A Brother and Sister
Galatians 5:22-23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, Joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
I've heard this scripture read at more weddings than I can count (mine included!) however, I've found myself skipping past the "keeps no record of wrongs" part because face it-that part is tough! Today, I pray to have this as my focus and strive to forgive and forget as God wants me to! Corinthians 13:… Continue reading Love never fails
1 Peter 1:22 now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for one another, love one another deeply, from the heart. artwork idea from pinterest 🙂