Posts Tagged ‘Grace’

the struggle is real

June 19th, 2017 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
It's easy to think our struggles would be resolved if only we could fix someone or something else. But when the struggle is within us, it goes where we go. read more...

what we've got

November 18th, 2016 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
We have so much to be thankful for, our hearts should be brimming like Norman Rockwell's classic Thanksgiving painting. read more...

grace and peace

September 28th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Is there anyone who doesn't love the children's story Charlotte's Web and the adorable little pig named Wilbur? My granddaughter Lucy loves Charlotte's Web so much she burst into tears the other night because Papa destroyed a spider web spreading from an olive tree to our garage. Bad Papa. read more...

an eternity of sundays

March 20th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
As long as the world keeps spinning, I'm going to get dizzy . . . not a good thing because I've always had motion sickness. At times I feel I'm on the tea cup ride in Fantasyland with the Mad Hatter at the wheel. These days, I mark the passing weeks not only by the calendar, but by how quickly I go through my packages of contact lenses. Failing eyesight is just another marker of time. read more...

taking all burdens off

February 25th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Nothing is so satisfying as having a list at the end of the day with all the boxes checked off. And nothing makes me feel defeated like an unchecked list that only grows longer tomorrow. It has been said that the human heart will always try to make our salvation about us, what we do, and not about Him and what He has done. We preach salvation by grace alone, but often we drift backwards and take it upon ourselves to earn it. read more...