The Promise of Hope

Is there nothing more beautiful than the promise of Hope? Though Good Friday and Easter are still a few weeks away, my kids are diving into Easter stories, books and crafts in school. In turn, I thought I’d spend some time exploring the story of Easter through Scripture, too.  The most resonant chord of the … More The Promise of Hope

Illumine

I was reading through some poetry last night and these words made me catch my breath. I think I’ve heard them before somewhere… The context, the author, and any extra thoughts about it escaped me though. I read it again. What a notion…to request from God himself to illuminate all that is dark within my … More Illumine

Cup of Christmas Cheer

Our tree is up, the lights are glowing, Christmas-cheer-cup overflowing.   Presents wrapped and fire aglow, ready for the first big snow.   Candles lit and spirits bright, Christ, come into our home tonight. Merry Christmas, readers!