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9.23.2020 – “Hidden” Lessons

Have you ever wondered if God was “holding something back” from you? Or “holding you back” from something? The door won’t seem to open for you? I notice that my mind often tries to take over in times like these… Or my emotions… Wondering this or wondering about that… In times like these, we might… Read More 9.23.2020 – “Hidden” Lessons

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9.21.2020 – Another Layer

I love it when the Lord leads me to my “archive” of old journals…. and He shows me which ones to take down from the shelf to browse through… When He does this, I know He’s going to reveal another layer that perhaps I’ve never seen before… and maybe I have seen it before, but… Read More 9.21.2020 – Another Layer

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9.16.2020 – Discovering Him Through Relationship with Him

You know, I never was really interested in too much when I was learning in school. I never really was interested in any kind of in-depth studying… never felt the need to have all of the information, and didn’t care at all to know how to do all the things. I really didn’t care too… Read More 9.16.2020 – Discovering Him Through Relationship with Him

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9.14.2020 – Change of Course

Have you ever reflected upon your life—a pathway you were on, a direction you were headed…. And you realized… “….my how that changed. I was headed for utter destruction…. …But God, You changed my course!” “God, You shifted me back onto Your path. I didn’t even know so much was going to change… But it… Read More 9.14.2020 – Change of Course

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9.13.2020 – Home Renovations Pt. 3

Who knew I’d be writing so much about our home renovations this week… Guess I should have known, because so often the Lord teaches me through things I can see in the natural, and things I go through in life—He often teaches me about the “unseen” through what I can see. ✍🏻 In case you… Read More 9.13.2020 – Home Renovations Pt. 3

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9.11.2020 – He Warns Us Because He Loves Us

We have an enemy who wants to see us “build in our own strength” and for our own glory… and then crumble….and stay eternally crumbled…that we would crumble and fall because of a “weak and unstable foundation”… But we have a God … Who wants to rebuild us to His original design—with Christ as our… Read More 9.11.2020 – He Warns Us Because He Loves Us

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9.10.2020 – Home Renovations Pt. 2

Renovations on our bedroom are going nicely this week… We seem to be mostly on track with the planned schedule this week, perhaps only a little behind, even though there were a lot of unexpected “foundational” issues that were discovered that needed to be repaired before we could move into “building”… Old damage to the… Read More 9.10.2020 – Home Renovations Pt. 2

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9.9.2020 – God’s Infusion Therapy

I love how God can “infuse” us in such a way…. that we are “cleansed” and “nourished” at the same time… It’s His “infusion therapy”… I had a dream last night, and in the dream, I was at the Dentist for some kind of “issue” with my mouth, with my teeth. The Dentist asked me… Read More 9.9.2020 – God’s Infusion Therapy

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9.8.2020 – …You Planned the “Sweetest Victory!”

Our Heavenly Father delivers us from so much more than we realize… But when we begin to start “waking up”—when we begin realizing what’s real and true… When we begin to be able to see and recognize His ways… The “patterns” He uses in our lives—so precisely specific—a language He designed and created so that… Read More 9.8.2020 – …You Planned the “Sweetest Victory!”

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9.7.2020 – Home Renovations

Today we’re starting on another small phase of home renovations—at least for the next week. 🏡 Today is “demo day”, at least for the bedroom. We’re tearing down ALL of the walls in our bedroom, taking it down to the studs, closing in one of the doorways to make more wall space, and we’re widening… Read More 9.7.2020 – Home Renovations

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9.6.2020 – Lessons from our “Private Tutor”

Confirmation. “God…that thing that I heard, that dream that I had, that thing that I saw, that which I felt so strongly on my heart…. God, that was You!!” 😮 A few things I felt like the Lord showed me and put on my heart a few days ago… He’s confirmed to me this morning.… Read More 9.6.2020 – Lessons from our “Private Tutor”

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9.4.2020 – It all flourishes from here…

So I’m still processing some things this morning… Isn’t it amazing how God can teach us foundational lessons through our dreams, and through the biblical interpretation of those dreams? He fills me with wonder every time He does that…every time He causes a dream to unfold, every time He gives understanding. ✨ He did it… Read More 9.4.2020 – It all flourishes from here…

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9.1.2020 – Treasures Hidden in Creation

Over the last couple of years, it’s like I’ve been in this time of realization… Realization of just how much God uses the things in the natural—in creation, in what manifests in our lives, in what we can see with our eyes…. how all of this in the natural can give us clues and hints… Read More 9.1.2020 – Treasures Hidden in Creation

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8.30.2020 – God wants to use your story, to radiate His glory!

My heart is so full this morning…💖🎉 As I was reflecting and writing some things down into my journal, suddenly I heard this phrase, and I thought perhaps it was for me to share with you this morning… “God can use your story, to radiate His glory!”💖✨ Not only can He…. He wants to! No… Read More 8.30.2020 – God wants to use your story, to radiate His glory!

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8.29.2020 – He Brings it to Light When the Time is Right

There are some fears that can hide in the deepest, darkest places of our hearts… But He’s so faithful to reveal these things to us, isn’t He? 💖 He does it out of love… He’s so faithful to bring them to light when the time is right. ☀️ Have you ever wondered if you’re afraid… Read More 8.29.2020 – He Brings it to Light When the Time is Right

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8.28.2020 – “Surprise!”

I love it when the Lord just completely wrecks me in my time with Him…. 😭❤️ …when I’m quick to feel whatever it is that He wants me to feel and know deeply within my heart. A deeper than deep kind of realization. 💖 An area of my heart awakening to what feels almost like… Read More 8.28.2020 – “Surprise!”