Category: Deception

In The Valley (again)

{Editor’s note: from time to time we’ll be re-visiting really fine articles previously published and this is one of them! Originally published January 2012.} The Valley of the Shadow is quiet and still, with no breath of wind and no…

The Love I Know

Before my cells were strung together, before blood began to flow through tiny veins, before my eyes opened, before oxygen filled my lungs, before my parents spoke my name ~ He already knew me. (Psalm 139) Before I walked a…

Thankful For Differences!

By Sherma-Jacqueline Felix I posted this on my Facebook page recently and I would like to expound on it: For some reason I mistakenly thought that the political drama, hatred, and vitriol would be gone after the elections, but sadly,…

Coming Out of Shame

By Kristen Wells A 20-year-old young woman sits in the dark, heavy with sin.  Chest heaving and face burned with tears, crying out for forgiveness, “Oh wretched man that I am…”  Asking to be released from the overbearing burden, “Who…