Mercy

  • Cats & Dogs & Goats

    Cats and Dogs and Goats, Oh My!

      The word “mercy” takes me back. To the living room of our friends, Clete and Pam. The small group Bible study they hosted was the first I ever attended. Pam had the gift of hospitality and Clete was an excellent Bible teacher, adept at facilitating discussions so everyone got a chance to contribute, not […] Read more…

  • Crappy Christian

    Crappy Christian

    So when hearing about the topic of mercy for the month of September, I immediately thought of the song Mercy by Duffy (actually, I thought about the version from Glee the T.V. show). Not really a relatable song to Jesus and His mercy. The more I thought about the song, and I mean singing it […] Read more…

Forgiveness

  • When Letting Go Is Actually Holding On

      This post is being submitted way past its due date. I’m not sure why, I have no excuse. What I do have is a sort of professionalism when it comes to forgiveness. Professional not in the way that I have perfected forgiveness, my path to it is not always a pretty one, but in […] Read more…

  • The Day Grace Showed Up

    The Day Grace Showed Up

      It was supposed to be a celebration. I had just walked with a friend through a hard journey toward a giant goal. We had made it to the finish line! And here we were. I showed up at the gathering eager to celebrate. I carried a giant gift no one offered to take at […] Read more…