Beloved

“I have called you by name, from the very beginning. You are mine and I am yours. You are my Beloved, on you my favor rests. I have molded you together in your mother’s womb. I have carved you in the palms of my hands and hidden you in the shadow of my embrace. I look at you with infinite tenderness and care for you with a care more intimate than that of a mother for her child. I have counted every hair on your head and guided you at every step. Wherever you go, I go with you, and … Continue reading Beloved

Chosen

See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are.  I John 3:1 Our dog, Keeper, gave birth to two puppies a few weeks ago.  One boy and one girl.  I asked my son and my grandson (repeatedly) to give them a name so we didn’t have to refer to them as “the boy” and “the girl.” A few days ago, I saw my son who is twenty-one years old give the female her name.  He held her up in front of his face and looked her in the eyes.  … Continue reading Chosen