Ironically, it seems that the areas of my life where I am most confident are often the areas that I also seek praise or positive feedback.
Some say “I love you” are the hardest words to say, but I don’t think so.
It’s election day in America. We have much to be thankful for – and much to confess.
It is easy to see how God is faithful and loving when the water parts before us and our enemies fall down at our sides. What if we recount our failures in the midst of God’s mighty acts?
Praise is a difficult thing.
Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in a while, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. ~ John Muir
Love does no wrong to a neighbor; therefore, love is the fulfilling of the law. – Romans 13:10
As I sit unrepentant in my sin, it’s hard to be joyful.
Is regret good? Is regret necessary? When I think of regret, it brings to mind a dwelling on things said or done wrong – or right things I did not […]
I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; that I know very well. – Psalm 139:14 (NRSV) I don’t know how often we think […]