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Month: October 2015

Grace and Saints

Grace and Saints

Today I’m particularly thankful for two things:  My husband and GRACE. I’m leading a discussion on a passage from Colossians in a couple of weeks that deals in part with a Biblical understanding of what a relationship looks like between a husband and wife.  In reflecting on my own relationship,  I’ve come to a hard and fast conclusion: My husband is a saint. I mean, seriously. OK, so he’s not perfect (incidentally, he vociferously denies his own sainthood, just in…

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Hamsters and Sweaters and All Our Earthly Things

Hamsters and Sweaters and All Our Earthly Things

My husband used my youngest in a sermon illustration on Sunday.  This isn’t abnormal, especially since Lily lends herself quite well to illustrations, mostly because, well, she’s Lily.  What was abnormal was that she knew about it.  Lily usually sits with friends because of our various responsibilities Sunday mornings, and she typically leaves for children’s church during the sermons.  So, I was surprised when she walked up to her father immediately following the service with her finger pointing and words…

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