A Life that Overflows Like Paint

I’m falling in love with this community here. We get together for a Twitter party on Thursday nights and then write for 5 minutes on a one-word prompt. No strategizing. No extreme editing. No impressing. Just straight from the heart. And they have graciously embraced me and welcomed me. Thank you #fmfparty sisters. You all are amazing. If you want …

I’m Not Good Enough… But I’m Preapproved

I fell behind on my Bible-reading plan. Again. I’ve been trying to read the Bible in four months, and the pace has been overwhelming. What started as a genuine desire to get a birds’ eye-view of the Bible soon gave way to a begrudging attitude. It was yet another chore to check off. And then guilt piled high and weighed …

lenten prayer

A Lenten Prayer: Pages From My Prayer Journal

I need to repent of my repentance; I need my tears to be washed; I have no robe to bring to cover my sins, no loom to weave my own righteousness; I am always standing clothed in filthy garments, and by grace am always receiving change of raiment, for thou dost always justify the ungodly. ~Valley of Vision: A Collection …