Thorns among the Barbs

Thoughts on my journey to heaven

Archive for October 2013

“She is the cre…

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“She is the crescendo, the final, astonishing work of God. Woman. In one last flourish creation comes to a finish with Eve. She is the Master’s finishing touch.”
― John Eldredge, Captivating

How often have we thought of women as the second class, made from parts of a man, the afterthought.  Boy were we dead wrong on that one… we were the final crowning touch of his creation…. not an afterthought but the perfection and completion of all that was good.  Can you wrap your brain around that?


Written by Barbara Bloom

October 10, 2013 at 6:10 AM

“A wound that g…

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“A wound that goes unacknowledged and unwept is a wound that cannot heal.”
― John Eldredge from the book Captivating

We all have been wounded, injured, damaged by someone, or by our own perceptions of life.  I totally agree that it is important to acknowledge and grieve the wound before it can be healed.  And we all want healing.  

Written by Barbara Bloom

October 9, 2013 at 3:02 PM