What is a father? Whether our fathers were absent or present, we all share memories of what our father is/was like. Only God is the perfect Father. But this is my Father’s Day Tribute. Will you share yours?
My husband and I have been going through memorabilia from the past, including letters that we wrote to each other while dating. Would you believe that one year he was away at college, we wrote to each other every day? Re-reading those letters together has brought many a smile–and tear–to our hearts. Texts, e-mail messages, and social media posts have replaced much of the art of letter writing. And that’s sad to me. Because those represent time and sacrifice from the giver unlike any other gift. Loving words from the heart bleed gold, no matter how or when expressed. What …
Before you read my New Year’s Prayer, I want to share a few thoughts from my heart with you. I guess you could label this, “Rebecca Unplugged,” because it’s one of my longest posts.
If you’re wondering what to ask or pray for at Christmas, here are three things you can always add with confidence to the top of your list:
Despite the fears, the tears, and the challenges that invade our world daily, we all long for more this Christmas. Peace, joy, good will–if you’re craving those things to be a reality in your life this year, here’s a Christmas prayer for you.