Grace: the intersection between The Creator and the created

Grace is the intersection where Creator and created meet to form an intimate and holy relationship allowing the created to walk in the image of the Creator, and that in doing so the Creator’s love shines through the created bringing light to a darkened world. Faith is the hope of the created in the Creator that secures this belief: along the path, regardless of what remains unseen and whatever may lie...

Alternate States of Being: abiding in grace

Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for He who has promised is faithful. ~ Hebrews 10:23 (niv) I have been offered the unprovoked opinions of others as to why such a tragedy would occur in my life. One expressed notion is that I am being punished for past sins. I disagree. Through this adversity, God has provided me a true understanding of who I am and of Who He is as well as who I am in Him...

Perfection Defined

  Some might see imperfection in this picture; others might think its consideration unworthy of little more than a glance. I see different. I see God’s provision to His created beings. From its leafy beginning to beyond its elegant bloom, this flower is giving the very best of what it has to offer to what surrounds it. Honey bees gather pollen and nectar, swallowtails rest upon its velvety petals...

Blue Fish and Grace

Two days ago, I bought some cheap therapy.  This was not some pre-meditated act on my part.  It was rather spontaneous, and actually, inadvertent.  I might not have even done it had I not seen how effective it was with my very own eyes.  Standing in the pet store, looking at little crowntail betas, I remembered the moment.  I do not remember the place, but I was alone wishing I could just go home to...

In God’s Presence

You will show me the path of life; In your presence is fullness of joy; At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore. ~ Psalms 16:11 nkjv Today I found God in a dragonfly. Let me start at the beginning.  Yesterday, my husband was telecommuting because he had a doctor’s appointment in the middle of the day.  On his way back into the house from said appointment, he was intercepted by our neighbor.  It...

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