“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” -Robert Frost There is a point in all of our lives where we reach a crossroad. Google’s dictionary defines a crossroad as “a point at which a crucial decision must be made … Continue reading Crossroads
“You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.” -Hebrews 10:36 Oh my! I don’t know why God decided that I could handle a life-challenging diagnosis. I certainly would not have chosen myself as one who could do so. Yet, I have been … Continue reading Keep the Dream Alive
I was giving a talk to a group of women once and I happened to mention God saying something to me. After the meeting was over, one of the ladies approached me and asked. “How do you hear God?”Her question caught me by surprise. It had become so normal for me to hear God’s voice. … Continue reading Did You Hear That?
"I can do all things through Him who strengthens me." -Philippians 4:13 (NASB) Love is in the air. It happens about this time every year. Little bears with hearts, balloons, and flowers appear and are bought en masse in the name of love. The sheer number of greeting cards has probably taken down a small … Continue reading I Can
“Oh, Job, don’t you see how God’s wooing you from the jaws of danger? How he’s drawing you into wide-open places— inviting you to feast at a table laden with blessings? – Job 36:16 (MSG) It’s been a long time since I’ve been a part of the dating scene. In fact, I never really was. My … Continue reading Wooing: It’s Not a Lost Art
A friend and I reconnected recently. She stopped by for a quick visit and to drop off a meal. Of course, we had to talk because that’s what we do. We’re women. After sharing what’s going on with us, we usually end up encouraging one another. In the midst of our chat she said, “Oh, … Continue reading I Am Light
This year I ended 21 Days of Prayer on the Gulf Coast looking at the tide roll (no pun intended) into the shore. This season of prayer was a little different for me, because I had been so busy with my husband's mayoral campaign. I had a great time going around to different neighborhoods and … Continue reading Immersed