Last night my husband and I went to our church’s Maundy evening service. A Maundy service commemorates the ceremony of washing the feet of the poor, especially commemorating Jesus’ washing of His disciples’ feet on Maundy Thursday, the night before his crucifixion. Our service was a combined service along with […]
(This is a long post today but not nearly long enough. The subject is forgiveness which certainly can’t be thoroughly covered in one post.) Forgiveness is such an over-used, over-applied, and misunderstood word I can hardly bear to hear it spoken. People use the word so casually anymore, […]
Boy, have you ever gone through a spell when you were thoroughly and completely ashamed of yourself? I sure have. I sure am. Not because I’ve done anything to be ashamed of but because I feel my heart has been so lacking in compassion. We can be so hard on […]
All relationships run into difficulty. It is my belief that honest and sincere communication makes the difference as to whether a relationship succeeds or not. But when walls are built up and we reach an impasse, what do we do next?
(About three years ago, WP had a daily prompt where bloggers were encouraged to write a fictitious post about an event in our life that troubled us and for which there had been no resolution. The “fictitious” part was about how we would like it to get resolved. I […]