"Forgive," this is one of the hardest words in the English dictionary to accept. I speak from experience, and it takes everything to really let go of bitterness and anger when someone hurts you. It's hard to imagine finding a way to repair a broken friendship when all you can focus on are the moments … Continue reading Finding Forgiveness
I'm not usually big on TED Talks or listening to a speaker for 20 minutes. But a friend shared a video with me that really hits the nail on the head of what vulnerability means. "What made them vulnerable, made them beautiful. It was necessary." - Brene Brown As Brene explains in the video, vulnerability is … Continue reading The Power of Vulnerability
"Love" is sprinkled through out the entire bible. Love is defined as the second most important commandment from God. (Matt 22:39) But when reflecting on a direct translation of the Word, "Love" is broken into three different greek synonyms: Eros, Agape and Phileo. So what do they all mean? Eros: Longing and Desire This is … Continue reading Many Types of Love
"How precious to me are your thoughts, God! How vast is the sum of them! Were I to count them, they would outnumber the grains of sand— when I awake, I am still with you," Psalm 139:17-18 Think back to your childhood. Remember your favorite toy. You took it everywhere you went and never let it out of your sight. You loved … Continue reading Do You Know How Much You Are Loved?
Today's prompts: I am resisting… What’s not flowing is… What is flowing is… When I remember that I am made of water… Flowing around obstacles means… I am resisting falling back into the patterns of the world. As I mentioned in a previous entry, God say "Do not conform to the patterns of this world but be … Continue reading 30 Days of Creativity: Day 14 – Got Resistance?