He Is Always There

For most of my life, I’ve felt like I’ve been standing on the outside looking in. I’ve never really felt like I fit in anywhere and never really felt welcome anywhere. Oh, people smile and say “hi” when they see me, but rarely does anyone take the time to stop and actually talk to me. […]

When I Failed the Church

In the home that I grew up in, I had no choice but to go to church, but even though I had no choice I loved going to church. I loved the people there. I loved the hymns we sang and the praise music that we started incorporating as I grew older.  Every summer the […]

Love is…

How do you define love? The New Oxford American Dictionary defines “love” as “an intense feeling of deep affection” or “feel a deep romantic or sexual attachment to (someone).” This definition takes it down to simply an emotion or a feeling, but love is so much more than that. It has to be more than […]