All posts by Angela Rose

Dove flying in Lisbon, Portugal

Are We Family?

When I told my family that I had lost my job as a Christian school band director, they were angry with the school and loving of me. When I told them that my wife was divorcing me, they offered nothing but support and shoulders to

Dove flying in Lisbon, Portugal


I hate reading C.S. Lewis. He has this annoying little habit in his writings. Every time I read something of his, there is always a less-than-quiet voice in my head clamoring, “Look at yourself! Look at your life! You’re falling short here! And this part

Black male hands resting on an open Bible

Firm Yet Flexible

You were never a Christian in the first place!” Comforting words from my wife, the one who ten years ago had originally invited me to the church we attended. And honestly, I had the same feeling about myself for a long time. I remember a

Dandelion blowing in the wind

Perfect Love Casts Out Fear

  “There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and he who fears is not perfected in love.” — 1 John 4:18   Twenty-five years ago, I knew who I was. But there was