When we impatiently wait on God for the answer to our problems we can make a mess of things when we try to help Him out. Abram and Sarai did just that when they try to help God give them a son by having Abram take Sarai’s maidservant Hagar as his wife. This was never … Continue reading Face It
I am Hagar We each have our own story, our own idea of how we expect things should or will go; a plan for our lives, dreams we hope play out as we've imagined. ....This is NOT what I imagined. I didn't choose this; any of it. For years I saw myself as insignificant, weighed down by … Continue reading He sees ME — I am significant
And He said, “Hagar, slave of Sarai, “where have you come from, and where are you going?” “I’m running away from my mistress Sarai,” she answered. -Genesis 16:8 Growing up you’ve probably heard the phrase- "drawing the short straw"—meaning some unlucky person who randomly picked the short straw is selected to perform a task that … Continue reading Hagar, Attitude is Everything
Holding a grudge is like setting yourself on fire and expecting the other person to die from smoke inhalation. Sometimes I like to imagine what it must have been like...maybe to have been a fly on the wall. Here we have this couple that desperately wanted a child. But month after month, year after year … Continue reading Would You Rather Be Right or Be Happy?