To bloom in chaos, you must resist the distractions that create it. To bloom in chaos, you must have the … More
“Broken Glass” Violent. Loving. Abusive. Encouraging. Accusatory. Forgiving. Cunning. Kind. Persuasive. Sincere. W O R D S Few know the … More
Seasons of solitude are usually for the purpose of purging and rejuvenation. Isolation can be uncomfortable because we take pleasure in being resolute and sturdy. Wearing our seeming ability to “handle it all” as a badge of honor, we often hold on tight to things that deny us of our essential need for rest and replenishing. It takes boldness to release the unnecessary. But we must because we cannot Become who we were meant to be, while staying the same. We have to choose to release and trust.
I have only recently gained an appreciation for “Wilderness-like” seasons of isolation. Before I saw them as punishment, a “time out” of sorts for not meeting expectations, or for falling short.
However, I am learning that seasons of isolation are really seasons of “PROMOTION PREPARATION.” These are times
In order for you to see God complete what He began in you, you must exercise the courage to keep … More
Our thoughts are powerful and they have an aroma that fill our minds. They either impart pleasant attractive scents that … More
Last week, I shared the immense impact that reading Purpose Driven Life had on me this year. On Sunday evenings … More
We live in a culture where it is frowned upon to be dependent. Everyone wants to be self-sufficient, self-made, and … More
I am entering 2018 joyfully sober. Today, as I thought about the coming year, the word SOBER kept ringing in my … More
Regret is looking for you. It wants to suck the life out of your hopes, goals, and dreams for 2018. It wants to remind you of all of the things you set out to do this time last year, but you did not accomplish in 2017. It wants to prove to you that you are not enough, and it wants to convince you that there is no use in even trying because you will end up with the same results.
What I want you to know is that regret is a LIAR.