Song of Solomon is written as an allegory because the Lord is describing the indescribable realm of the Spirit. Thus, He shares mankind’s most intimate expression—the romance within a marriage—to represent the spiritual intimacy He desires to have with His bride, the church.
The non-fiction came about as I shared stories of birds or other critters, that God used to teach me a Scriptural truth. When He sent me a gravely injured hummingbird, who I name Oscar, my friends not only wanted to hear about him, they encouraged me to write the stories.
How good and pleasant it is when believers dwell in unity! David walked in both unity and dissension during his life. What did he learn?
Even in my struggles, I choose JOY!
Paul had a great desire for believers to live in harmony, and to love and encourage one another. But what does it mean to live in unity? What does that even look like?