Happy Father's Day to all the fathers, grandfathers, and fathers-to-be. To all the big brothers, father figures, and uncles. To all the other brothers, cousins, coaches, and mentors. To all the men out there who have made an impact in someone else's life, who have tried to be a positive role model. I wish each … Continue reading Happy Father’s Day
I like talking about boundaries. I think they’re interesting. They get a bad rep sometimes, but that’s all due to some misunderstandings. So, let’s take it from the top… What are boundaries? Boundaries are like fences. They’re designed to protect us, keep the good in and the bad out. They don’t have the power to … Continue reading Boundaries, Relationships, and the Bible
Mothers. I thought about writing about some of the specific mothers in the Bible. We recognize names like Sarah, Mary, Rachel, Rebekah, and many others. We know some not by name, but are mentioned none the less. Others we don’t think about. There are so many wonderful women of the Bible that I could write … Continue reading Another Quick Word on Mothers
Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers, grandmothers, moms-to-be, aunts, sisters, and mentors. Thank you to all the ladies who are positive remodels and inspirations. I wanted to write about some of the mothers in the Bible, but due to internet issues that won't get done today. Maybe on Wednesday or next Sunday I will … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!
So I didn't post for national day of prayer, but I wanted to write a little bit now. The theme for the day was unity, which is something America needs right now, the whole world needs it. So, I just want to take this time to say a prayer. Dear Heavenly Father, I want to … Continue reading Prayer for Unity
At church today, we sang the song "Reckless Love" by Cory Asbury. Our worship leader talked about watching a video of Cory talk about writing the song, so of course, I had to look up some videos. I put a video below that includes the song as well as some of his thoughts surrounding it. … Continue reading God’s Love – Fierce, Reckless, Never-ending
Hey lovelies. I hope you are all doing well. I’ve had a bit of an emotional evening. I was going to write about that and how my emotions were up and down, but I don’t think that’s what I should focus on. One of my brothers has a daughter, my niece. Her father’s side of … Continue reading Love, Family, and the “N Word”?
Hey everyone. Sorry for not posting last week. I wasn't feeling too well and only got half a post done. Thankfully I'm feeling better. I was going to just finish that post, but I have something else on my heart. One thing I pray for is the church to be a house of healing. I … Continue reading House of Healing
Last post I talked about God’s grace. His grace is a gift of forgiveness, salvation offered not through our own deeds, and everlasting life. But what does it mean to extend grace to one another? Grace is God’s favor and mercy. We are made in His image (Genesis 1:26) and able to extent grace in … Continue reading Extending Grace
Sorry for the lack of post last week. I had my notes done, but just didn't type up the post. Today, I want to talk about Grace. This blog is called Grace Filled Love. So what exactly is it that I'm trying to fill my love with? What is this word used so often in … Continue reading God’s Grace