Posts Tagged ‘forgiveness’

September 23rd, 2009 Parenthood is not just about doing things that you’ve never done before, it’s also about not doing things that you would have done before the pitter-patter of little feet hit the floor of your previously non-paternal pad.  In my case, gagging is one thing that I seldom do now . . . [...]

September 1st, 2009 You may remember the story I wrote some time ago about Sadie’s first bath time nightmare.   The screams of agony.  The beet-red face.  The grueling and squirming . . . but enough about me, you should have seen Sadie! I told you, however, that she eventually became accustomed and even fond [...]

May 15th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 14: 9 (NLT)  9 Fools make fun of guilt,       but the godly acknowledge it and seek reconciliation.    Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Ah, guilt!  Now here’s a topic I actually know something about.  It has been theorized by those around me that my guilt complexes are more [...]

February 2nd, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 11: 29 (NLT)  29 Those who bring trouble on their families inherit the wind.       The fool will be a servant to the wise.     Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Colloquialisms are often stated with little thought of their implications in reality. One in the hand is worth [...]

October 24th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 6: 30-35 (NLT)  30 Excuses might be found for a thief       who steals because he is starving.  31 But if he is caught, he must pay back seven times what he stole,       even if he has to sell everything in his house.  32 But the man who commits adultery is an utter [...]