Adapted from Advent readings prepared 12/2018 for The HUB Church, Roseville CA December is filled with the excitement of Christmas – decorations are hung, stockings filled, city streets are adorned with twinkling lights, lamp posts wrapped in garland with bows bright red. Christmas is a magical time and there is so much to enjoy in… Continue reading a simple Christmas 3: JOY
I am so excited for this year. I have a good feeling about what's to come. School has started again and that means less time to write. But I am looking forward to being one step closer to finishing this business of classes and studying and exams and papers. It's a long road ahead but I'm optimistic. Most… Continue reading one day at a time
I always consider how tainted we are by our human condition. We are held captive by time, shackled to these ever-changing emotions, prisoner to this world and all of its limitations and constraints. We as humans are always looking for a good feeling that won't go away. For this reason it has been said many times that… Continue reading the feelings of faith
Merry Christmas, Joy to the World! Luke 2:9-14 And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with fear. (10) And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of a great joy that will be… Continue reading let earth receive her king
Eventually I'm going to write a whole post dedicated entirely to how wonderful Phil Wickham's music is and how grateful to God I am that he isn't using his talent to make meaningless songs that would probably make him ridiculously famous, screaming girls and all. Because Instead! He is a modern-day David singing love songs to Jesus.… Continue reading crumble to pieces
Sometimes it's the little things that make life so sweet. It's the little moments strung together that really last amongst life's anxieties, monotony, disappointments and despair. It's the little answered prayers, the desires of my heart that I know only God knows and only He can fulfill. Those are a gift, a reassuring glimpse into… Continue reading sometimes it’s the little things
This weekend's creation: inspiration board! Mine turned out to be somewhat of a love song. It took about ten hours and gobbled up my whole weekend, but heck if I'm not inspired. ❤ R.E.