Posts tagged Redeemed
Why Our Kids Still Need Heroes (and us too) | Marvelous Mundane

As they watched the horror in front of them, Corie turned to Betsie, and caught her breath. When everyone around had sunk into complete despair, Betsie’s face was different; almost glowing. What could have come over her sister? Betsie turned to Corie, “Corie, look. Look at all the people who need to know God’s love!”. 

And Corie, in complete disbelief, saw that her sister was not just seeing the hurting prisoners in front of them, but the hardened prison guards too.

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A Year of Not Enough | Marvelous Mundane

I wonder the stories my boys will tell when they too are taller, older, wiser. I wonder what memories will shape their perspectives, their hearts, their parenting. I long for them to have stories of grace breathed truth & quickly spoken humility, of reliable comfort & welcoming warmth. I am too familiar with the regret of harshly spoken words, of emotion fueled responses, of wishing for a moment to be redone.

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