Tag Archives: Heart

I am a stone jar

I am a stone jar. I look like this. Day after day I am filled with tepid water and then emptied. Full, empty, full, empty. The people appear to be washing, but I’m not sure why. They usually don’t look … Continue reading

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Guard

guard ɡärd/ verb 1. watch over in order to protect or control. Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. (Proverbs 4:23)  

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New heart required (or) Fill up, not empty out

I’ve learned something from bitter experience… Actually, that’s not exactly true. It’s more accurate to say that I have to learn this time and again. Each time I learn it, I think I’ve got it, but I seem to continue … Continue reading

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Your bones will vibrate with life

There is no greater comfort than God’s word. If you are having a rough day, I pray that this passage will give you peace. Trust GOD from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your … Continue reading

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Haiku primer

I believe that God created the world. I believe that His creation was beautiful. It is beautiful. I think that we sometimes get glimpses of the original beauty through literature, art, and music. Given that backdrop, I wanted to teach … Continue reading

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Heart to mouth

Here’s what I’m learning about sin. It manages to kick my butt by: shortening the distance between my heart and my mouth when I am harboring resentful, angry, selfish, (fill in the blank), thoughts in my heart. Say this: Whatever … Continue reading

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