To bloom in chaos, you must resist the distractions that create it. To bloom in chaos, you must have the … More
Yes, [God] wants you to sense His Presence, but He’s more concerned that you trust Him than that you feel Him. … More
Victory comes through surrender. Surrender doesn’t weaken you; it strengthens you. Surrendered to God, you don’t have to fear or … More
Growing up it bothered me when I’d hear people say, “I stay there,” in reference to their home, opposed to … More
I can’t say that I was waiting for you, but I am thankful that you found me. I … More
Had you caught me several years ago, I would have had no problem writing about some experience that I thought was “Over too Soon.” I likely would have written about the unexpected death of my mother, how the loss of her tangible presence had devastated me, and how I was certain that at just 49 years old, and fairly healthy, she was gone “Too Soon.” Or maybe I would have kept it light and discussed some pleasant vacation, event, or moment that I desperately did not want to come to an end. Those options would have worked perfectly then, but certainly not now.
The idea of you precedes your conception. You were known before you were knit together. The Master Creator envisioned all that you would be, and He spared nothing, from the inside out, designing you perfectly.
Have you watched the movie The Passion of Christ? I have only seen it once at the movie theater when … More
I don’t know about you, but sometimes I can be a little abrupt and disorganized. Don’t get me wrong, I have the capacity to be extremely organized and strategic, but it’s definitely in doses. The thing is, I am just not naturally “wired” that way. If I want to be well-organized, I have to really put in the effort My organization and meticulous skills come and go in phases. Since this is something that I am actively working on I was truly enlightened and inspired by Jesus’ attention to detail in today’s passage, found in Matthew 21: 1-11.
Several months ago a friend introduced me to a daily Scripture Writing Challenge. I had no idea how enriching … More