When I hear the word “clothed” today, lots of things come to my mind. Interestingly, however, my thoughts have differed quite substantially over the years where the meaning of this word is concerned. As a young child, being clothed simply meant that I had some sort of article of clothing on my body and wasn’t running … Continue reading Clothed
I recently read a blog post giving advice on navigating through the years of middle school friendships. The blogger described friendship during these years as "fluid.” As I read through the article, I couldn’t help but think that, sadly, this is how many in today’s society view friendship. With the introduction of social media, the … Continue reading Friends
Let me ask you something? How many times have you gone to a concert, watched a movie, attended a major sporting event or been anywhere in the presence of a true celebrity and thought, “I sure wish I was famous, that everyone knew me just by seeing my face or hearing my name”? Anyone saying … Continue reading Known
What does salvation mean to you? To me, it’s held very different meanings over the years. I was raised in a Christian home where there was no question whether or not you would be at the local Baptist church on Sunday morning. It was a given! Sunday night service and Wednesday for dinner and prayer … Continue reading Salvation, My Freedom
The scene opens on a little country church in the middle of pretty much nowhere. The building, much as your mind’s eye would imagine … four walls making up a perfect rectangular shape with a traditional steeple atop. The color? White, of course, with stained glass windows adorning each side perfectly spaced apart and beautiful … Continue reading Amazing Grace, How Sweet The Sound
Have you ever felt like you were in the middle of a transition or process yet nothing was really happening at all? Maybe you’ve been praying about something and it seems that there are never any answers, just more and more questions and uncertainties? I’m confident that many of you reading this right now can … Continue reading Trust The Process
I recently saw a quote by Hannah Brencher that read “I am learning if I spend every single day seeking to make people feel loved, chosen and special, then I can never lose. I can never really say a day is wasted.” Upon reading the quote, I literally shouted a resounding “Amen” out loud. THIS … Continue reading It’s All About YOU!