Month: June 2012

Why I Often Miss Out on Grace

"Yet even now," declares the Lord, "return to me with all your heart, with fasting, with weeping, and with mourning; and rend your hearts and not your [...]

The Choice to Break Out

One of the hardest things for me is reaching out to people that I don't know.  Coming from a small town, going to a comfortable church, and small Christian [...]

Potent Reminders

We dropped Mara’s parents off at the airport yesterday for their flight to the States.  Upon returning to our apartment, everything reminded me of them.  [...]

Don’t Say “Goodbye”

Friends, what would we do without them? We would be very lonely, I'm sure. Sometimes it seems like making friends isn't worth the time and effort because they [...]