The Antidote to Heartsickness

The Antidote to Heartsickness

When my kids were little, one of the TV  shows we all enjoyed together was Hee Haw.  Laughing together was good medicine for what ailed us—and a lot ailed us during those years.  I was just four months into a new marriage, when we got custody of my husband’s four...
Whatever Became of Repentance?

Whatever Became of Repentance?

Mark Galli’s article in Christianity Today last September asks, “Whatever Became of Repentance?” The article is well worth reading, and it is so relevant to the WGA mission.  I want to highlight and comment on a few of Galli’s comments. MG (Mark Galli):  “… the...
Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 3

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 3

In Part 2 of this series, I talked about three kinds of loneliness.  For a bit of discussion on the first two, Simple Disconnection and Absolute Loneliness, click here. Existential Loneliness The third kind is Existential Loneliness, defined as the “unexplainable...
Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 2

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love, Pt 2

In my last blog, I made the case for the crippling nature of loneliness and that “. . . .our hearts ache with a yet unsatisfied yearning for love, and the pain of that fact keeps us looking for love in any handy place we can find.”  I also asserted that Love remains...