Tag Archives: aimee

God Has His Own Eraser

It was the second hour of history class and my brain was functioning on power saver. I nodded occasionally to let the teacher know I was still cognizant, but beyond that I was there only in body. Gradually I came up for air, and was struck by what I heard. The unit we were studying was on Abraham’s life. The ...

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A Lesson from Cheerio

“When he has brought out all his own, he goes before them, and the sheep follow him, for they know his voice.” (John 10:4 ESV) A couple months ago my family did something unlikely–we got a dog. Yes, the Lynch family, a self-declared no-dog family for 16 years, acquired a dappled dachshund puppy named Cheerio. God has actually been teaching ...

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With You Always

“…And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” (Matthew 28:20 NIV ) Another sob racked my nine-year-old body but a puddle of tears had soaked my pillow, muffling my cry. It was another three day weekend away from my mom and the comfort of my home. I was visiting my dad’s house like I did ...

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Daddy

“And I will be a father to you, and you shall be sons and daughters to me, says the Lord Almighty.” (2 Corinthians 6:18 NIV) When I was five years old, my dad left our Christian home. For the next ten years I grew up with a gnawing sense of need to have the things that only a dad could ...

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