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Songs that changed the course of my 2018

I won't forget it.

Walking into the doors of a church that would become our new family that first Sunday of 2018.  Broken, wounded, betrayed, scarred from years of cuts and just looking for a place to heal.  And one of the first songs played during worship was Reckless Love.  Neither of us had heard it before, but there it was, spilling out all of its truth, speaking directly to my heart and welling up in my eyes.

"Oh the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God
Oh it chases me down, fights 'til I'm found, leaves the ninety-nine"

All along, I was expecting those who had hurt us to make things right, to "leave the ninety-nine" and fight for us.  It might have been right to expect that.  Guys get angry when they're hurt and expect to be "righted".  The reality was, God was leaving the ninety-nine to rescue the one.  Rescued into another fold.

"There's no shadow You won't light up, mountain You won't climb up, coming…

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