God’s Love is Unwedgeable

Diane Karchner

Do you think anyone is going to be able to drive a wedge between us and Christ’s love for us? There is no way! Not trouble, not hard times, not hatred, not hunger, not homelessness, not bullying threats, not backstabbing, not even the worst sins listed in Scripture…nothing living or dead, angelic or demonic, today…

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God Shows Up

Tina Kachmar

When I was in the thick of things with my ex-pal, depression, circa 2013, I remember desperately wanting to be included, invited and wanted. I can now look back on that time and realize that this was the root of why I was depressed. I felt unseen, unwanted, uninvited and unlovable. And I can understand…

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My Long Relationship with Stillness

Bring to me the stillness, Lord, that yesterday I dread So many years spent cursing quiet, being stuck in my own head Berating and abusing the one I should be lifting up How’d I end up in that dark place, who handed me this cup? Ripped and shredded, I reached within He trimmed and smoothed…

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Perfect Love

There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. ~1 John 4:18 I understand even more so why God created our physical lives to unfold in His way. He created man with a certain end…

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