Next time you think of worthy, don't forget to count yourself! See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! 1 John 3:1 Lavished! means to bestow something in generous or extravagant quantities upon. Not halfway! Not just a little! … Continue reading Don’t Forget To Count Yourself
If the enemy can convince you that your loneliness means that nobody loves you, then he can get you to do things to experience the semblance of love that will keep you from really understanding the substance. She had just had her seventeenth birthday three weeks ago. There was no big celebration because her mom … Continue reading Looking For Love…
The Revolutionary War, Civil War, both of the World Wars, Women's Suffrage, Civil Rights Movement, Vietnam, all the wars in the Middle East, the war on terrorism, and today the war of Politics. How can we have hope in the face of so much turmoil? This spring my groom of 37 years and I made … Continue reading My Hope Is Built
Have you ever been in the midst of a horrible storm and had an unexplainable Peace, knowing - All Will Be Well? We are all probably familiar with the story where Jesus speaks to the wind and waves and calmed the storm. I have often thought about Peter and the disciples out in that small fishing … Continue reading Peace! Be Still.
I am the oldest of three girls, and growing up there was a considerable bit of ya-ya going on. But not around my Dad! He wouldn't listen to it. If we insisted on arguing, he would almost instigate a "king-of-the-hill" type challenge, prompting "Are you going to let her treat you like that?" And for a few … Continue reading Mercy Me
Today I travel to Memphis, TN to pay tribute to a friend who showed me what it looked like to walk out the Proverbs 31 woman. "Who can find..?" We all did...all who knew Frances Farrish. Thanks to her my story is almost identical to Ruth's in the Bible. And if yours isn't the same, … Continue reading Ask God to Show Her to You
Breath on Paper small group is taking a break between semesters. We'll be back June 12th. I want to share with you three stories; three stories about healing...my healing from cancer. The Past This is what the LORD says—he who made a way through the sea, a path through the mighty waters, who drew out the … Continue reading My Healing