#Habakkuk: Yet I Will Rejoice

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…Yet I will rejoice in the Lord; I will take joy in the God of my salvation. – Habakkuk 3:18 As I sit here listening to instrumental music, I want to type my thoughts on this book away to the beat of the fiddle playing in the background. In his rawness, Habakkuk seems to ask […]

#DearYoungerMe: An Introduction

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I don’t know what you would put in your “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” essay, but mine would include scrapbooking. My scrapbooks were for members of my family and myself, but they were focused on my grandmother who passed away unexpectedly at the end of March. As I spent the summer months pouring over […]

#Habakkuk: Lamenting in Prayer

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When reading Habakkuk’s prayer in Habakkuk 3, one might find it sounds similar to Psalm 77 where there is a theme of lamenting in prayer.  Not only are these prayers of men pleading to the Lord, but they recognize the Lord will intervene in the present situation at hand.  Both passages reflect on the Exodus […]