"All your people will be righteous. They will possess their land forever, for I will plant them there with my own hands in order to bring myself glory. The smallest family will become a thousand people, and the tiniest group will become a mighty nation. At the right time, I, the Lord, will make it … Continue reading God’s Own Time
“Life motivation comes from the deep longings of the heart, and the passion to see them fulfilled urges you onward.” Proverbs 16:26 TPT What do you do when you get the one thing you've wanted for so very long and it feels like an empty victory? When you can't play the victim because the "if … Continue reading Passion
My small group leader asked if I would lead our group while she was away. It was first Wednesday, so all it required was meeting the ladies for dinner and sitting with them at church. No problem, right. Except, only one woman was coming and I was tired. I could let her know I wouldn't … Continue reading Jesus Says, “Just Come”
There are times we learn lessons we had no idea we were being taught. If you had asked, I would have sworn I knew nothing about perseverance. It has always seemed much too close to patience. That virtue that has been a struggle for my ENTIRE. LIFE. Sure. There have been many times that I … Continue reading I Will Persist Until I Succeed
There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up. So Moses thought, “I will go over and see this strange sight—why the bush does not burn up.” Exodus 3:2-3Have you ever thought you heard God speak directly to … Continue reading You Talking To Me?
A friend loves at all times... Proverbs 17:17 In the spring of 1999, a group of women were instructed to find a partner among the forty women in the room. From across the room, two women locked eyes and navigated the sea of others to become partners in the exercise. And became best … Continue reading Cord of Three Strands
"Look," Naomi said, "your sister-in-law has gone back to her people and her gods;" Ruth 1:15 I realize you don't know much about me, yet please hold your judgement until you've heard my story. No one came back to ask, so it is not written. But it seemed right to share with you now. There … Continue reading Orpah: My Story