Abide in Christ's Love

Monthly Archives: September 2014

It’s Hard To Fix A Wrinkled Heart My little brother’s hands grip his favorite red Tupperware cup at every meal.  Like clockwork, he accidentally knocks his cup over again.  A white puddle spills across the table soaking our napkins. My brother’s tears fail to soften my dark heart.  Instead I angrily slap down paper towels and growl, “Ugh! You spill your drink every single night!  I HATE cleaning up after you all… Read More

My Aunt Cathy taps her flip flops on the floor as she waits patiently at my Grandma’s dining room table. She jokes, “Those Cajun spices muddle a person’s senses. Nobody can resist the spicy smell of Andouille sausage, roast chicken, and garlic.” The heaping bowl of rich mahogany broth lures everyone. The rich savory scents drifting from her stove top even ensnares door to door salesmen. Their elbows stick to the plastic… Read More