I’m reading a book about living the Christian life, and this sentence just leapt out at me. It’s so exactly how it is, it’s the beautiful balance of living as a person saved by grace – I know I don’t have to … Continue reading
…at some things. Obviously, just like all other human beings, there are some things I’m really bad at, some things I’m neither good nor bad at, and some things I’m really good at. Ask me to cut along a straight … Continue reading
I’ve heard people say this, and they mean well, but… They mean well – they say it as an encouragement, they say it to people who are struggling and they want to give them hope. But here’s the problem: if … Continue reading
I’m happily married but no, I didn’t mean my husband – and he knows that there’s someone I love more, he’s perfectly ok with it, in fact he encourages me to love this other guy more than I love him. … Continue reading
If you’ve been following me anywhere on social media, you’ll have seen my #lovemychurch posts – and I really do! And my church really is pretty fab – though obviously not perfect (because none of us are😀).
But I love my church not because of how fab it is. I love my church first and foremost because of what it is. Continue reading
I was talking to someone online who told me she’s an agnostic because she doesn’t want to put limits on God.
From where I’m looking, putting limits on God is precisely what she’s doing.
Now let’s see if I can explain it in a way that people who aren’t inside my head can understand what I mean… Continue reading
So yesterday I came across this old post and smiled to myself because some of the things I mentioned there have in the meantime, to my humungous surprise, actually changed… I thank you, God, for loving me as I am … Continue reading
Last night I went to see Fiddler on the Roof, and what I’d like to try and tell you here is how it felt for me. For me, because I’m Jewish and this is the story of my people. I … Continue reading
Monday will be my 10th blogversary, so I decided it was time to do a mass import of stuff from my old blog – I’d started out my blogging life in 2007 on Multiply, a nearly unheard-of site that ended … Continue reading
So yesterday I got kind of ranty in a face to face situation for a change. It wasn’t pretty. And I cried afterwards, because I was letting God down and it kills me when I do that. Because I love … Continue reading