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Discovering God’s Names: Everlasting Father

“And he will be called … Everlasting Father” Isaiah 9:6, NIV   What characteristics make a Father special? He’s always there. He listens and cares. His eyes are tender toward his children. He loves well. The list could go on and on, but God fashioned each of us with different preferences, various personalities, and so on. Since we’re unique individuals, we’re drawn to a diversity of fatherly traits. The qualities you gravitate toward might not be the same ones that appeal to me. But here’s the awesome […]

Abundantly Rich

“Or do you think lightly of the riches of His kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that the kindness of God leads you to repentance?” – Romans 2:4 So … I’ve never been a rich woman–not in the material sense at least. Well, I take that back. If I consider this topic in light of the world population, I enjoy a tremendous amount materially speaking. For instance, Mark and I traveled years ago to the island of St. Lucia. We met up with a […]