You have made known to me the paths of life; You will fill me with joy in Your presence. Acts 2:28 NIV It was really odd. If I had not witnessed it with someone else, I may have missed the truth of it and my story would not have been believed. My college-age daughter had … Continue reading I Will Remember You! Will You Remember Me?
Can you recall a particular time in your life when you felt the heavy weight of dread, but didn’t know why? I’m not talking about superstitions. I’m referring to a time when you felt like God was about to do something big in your life and you weren’t sure you were going to like it. … Continue reading When God Showed Up
What may seem like a detour to me may, in fact, be God’s more direct path to some better outcome He has planned.
It's not over till it's over. Even when we're sure it's over. I shared in my last blog post ("Perseverance 101") some of the circumstances surrounding my mother's illness -- colon cancer -- that eventually took her life. There were so many facets to the several-year ordeal, I could write about it for days on … Continue reading Unexpected Gifts
"In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been grieved by various trials, that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ." … Continue reading All Things Are Possible
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”
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself… -Matthew 6:34 Is something troubling you? Have taken that something to God in prayer? Perhaps you have and you’re waiting on God to respond. Or you’re doubting that He'll come through and you’re looking for the exit sign. Let me assure you, God … Continue reading God’s Got This
This week, we're writing 500 words about a time God showed up. That seems like such a strange topic in a way: I'm sure God has shown up more times than I can even count when I wasn't aware of him doing anything. He's moving all the time in ways we don't see or comprehend, … Continue reading Dispatch from the Reorg
“At each and every sunrise you will hear my voice as I prepare my sacrifice of prayer to you. Every morning I lay out the pieces of my life on the altar and wait for your fire to fall upon my heart.” Psalms 5:3 TPT I have always been an early morning kinda gal. Even … Continue reading Before The Sun Comes Up
“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