Archive of ‘Jesus Follower’ category

Love Believes All Things

The Perfect Man

Our newest team member, Merri Gamble, has shared some of her experience from being married for several decades!  Enjoy! “Perfect” – adj. 1.  conforming absolutely to the description or definition of an ideal type When you look at your husband, or think of him, or speak of him – what goes through your mind?  Does it […] Read more…

Feathers

The Mother Who Molts

Something is changing, and it feels big. I’m pretty sure that I’m feeling that painful suction and pull that comes from the leaving of one season of life and the entering into the next one.  It’s kind of like molting.  A little messy, a little embarrassing, a little painful even…but it’s necessary for growth and […] Read more…

He Gives And Takes Away

He Gives And Takes Away

The Lord is my Giver of life, and of joy, and of salvation, and of all good things. Everything that has even a hint of Heaven in it springs from his deep, deep well of kindness. Most of His kindnesses go unnoticed…the beautiful details and comforts in my life are so abounding that I, incredibly, am […] Read more…

2016

2016, And A Few Of Its Lessons

You know it…I know it…the whole world knows it:  2016 was hard…and weird. 2016 made me wish that I lived in any other time other than this one…that there was somewhere perfectly safe and happy that my family and I could sneak off to.  2016 made me long for Heaven. But I am not in Heaven…yet.  I […] Read more…

mutual encouragement

On Rejoicing And Weeping, Together

Thanksgiving is over, but I hope our giving of thanks will never end! Now Christmas is coming and the year is swiftly coming to a close. Oh my! – How things have changed this year!!! Even more than usual. (If that is even possible.) Some very good changes and some very hard changes. When I […] Read more…

rope bridge

An Uncomfortable Faith

I am so excited to introduce you to a dear friend of mine…Merri Gamble! Merri has graciously accepted to join the team at AGoodTired as a guest writer…this is something that you should be very excited about!  She is bringing something new and very needed to AGoodTired : the perspective and wisdom that comes from […] Read more…

Lonely People

The Secret Needs Of Lonely People

It’s been three whole months. That doesn’t sound like much. Three months is only a trimester…the length of summer…how long I wait for a movie to arrive at Redbox. But for a lonely person, three months is overwhelming. Our cross-country move from my beloved Sweet Home Alabama to the rough and tough Lone Star State triggered […] Read more…

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