Not Worth the Sting

A gentle reminder from God. He loves you. You are worth it.

Unquenched

Love is Drinking water from the mouth of Hades. A liquid flaming gold, Scooped from the river of fire itself. ¯ The lava leaves burning scars on my lips, My soul is but melted rock, Indistinguishable. My insides boil, Bubbling red until The heat, no longer contained Erupts. ¯ Molten tears race down my skin,Continue reading “Unquenched”

Dear Special Guy…

Dear Special Guy, Congratulations, you have caught my attention. I guess that’s not really difficult to do, but here we are. From the moment you smiled during our first conversation, I knew I wanted to be good friends with you and hopefully something more down the line. Well, we’re down the line now, and I’ve comeContinue reading “Dear Special Guy…”

Christians, Don’t be Afraid of Passover

Spiritually speaking, this week is pretty busy. For my family, it’s not really because of Palm Sunday, Good Friday, or even Easter, but because of three other holidays that are either glossed over or forgotten completely. I’m speaking of Passover, Unleavened Bread, and First Fruits. Just like with most holidays and not a lot of nearby family, weContinue reading “Christians, Don’t be Afraid of Passover”

Why I Went to See The Shack

I’m no stranger to Young’s The Shack nor its controversies. YouTube videos detail the story’s brainwashing doctrine, theological scholars call it heresy, and articles flood my newsfeed with all the biblical reasons to avoid supporting the new film adaptation. Even so, I went to see the film with an excitement that’s been building up sinceContinue reading “Why I Went to See The Shack”

Feeding Desire

By Leah Jordan Meahl   A tight embrace to melt the edge of loneliness To feel a beating heart—a lullaby desire.   The brush of skin, though not my own Full of life, of breath, I cry desire.   Asleep, awake, my thoughts are captivated By your face, though blurry, O thy desire.   YouContinue reading “Feeding Desire”

Donald Trump: Choose Love

Friday, January 20th, 2017. That morning you were doing one of two things: watching the Presidential Inauguration or not watching it. As for my family, we sat around our TV and watched history being made. It was the first inauguration that I was actually interested in seeing. I don’t have a taste for politics inContinue reading “Donald Trump: Choose Love”