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1.16.2021 – I was the “one”…

I was the “one“… I was the “one” who hid myself away in bitter silence… I was the “one” who felt I could never belong… I was the “one” who almost gave up hope in the darkness… I was that “one”… But… I was the “one” …You didn’t forget… And I was the “one” You… Read More 1.16.2021 – I was the “one”…

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1.14.2021 – Resistance Makes Us Stronger

I wrestled to be able to write on here this morning… Honestly, as I type these words… I’m still wrestling. Sometimes I don’t know why God brings me on here to write every single morning. I really don’t know how that has even happened… But He always has a way of reminding me of what… Read More 1.14.2021 – Resistance Makes Us Stronger

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1.13.2021 – The “Wolves” often come dressed in “Sheep’s clothing”…

This morning, I was talking with the Lord about the fact that we are living in such a time of great “deception”… We’ve got people screaming over here that they have “the truth” and we’ve got people over there screaming that they have “the truth”…. but how can we really know when we are being… Read More 1.13.2021 – The “Wolves” often come dressed in “Sheep’s clothing”…

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1.12.2021 – Just a reminder…

Sometimes God prevents things from happening… …He puts a stop to an attempt of the enemy… And sometimes… God allows us to go through something for a season because He knows it’ll backfire on the enemy and work out for good—REAL‘ good… …as God does what only HE can orchestrate, what only HE can piece… Read More 1.12.2021 – Just a reminder…

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1.11.2021 – He tears down, to build and to plant… 🔨🌱

God has a way… …of doing what needs to be done… He digs into problems to fix them, to heal them, to repair them, to redeem… He’s a God who sets things right, in His time, in His way… And how does He choose to do these things? He uses us. He chooses to use… Read More 1.11.2021 – He tears down, to build and to plant… 🔨🌱

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1.10.2021 – HE is the only “source of truth” we could ever need!

I have an honest little story to tell you… My alarm went off at the usual 5 AM, I got up, started my coffee, added some wood to the stove… and I came to sit down at my dining room table. …I came to sit down at the place I’ve devoted to spend with my… Read More 1.10.2021 – HE is the only “source of truth” we could ever need!

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1.9.2021 – “…but we have the mind of Christ.”

“Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.“—Colossians 3:2 I am here to tell you, that you can live in this time—in the midst of all of the chaos, in the midst of all that is being said and done in the “world” of social media, in the… Read More 1.9.2021 – “…but we have the mind of Christ.”

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1.8.2021 – Living in a World of “Funhouse” Mirrors

He knew it would be this way… Living this life here, in this kind of world, in this day… He knew that His people would be living here in “this“…. in the midst of all of “this“…. mirages, holograms, smoke and distorted mirrors, a crazy carnival-like “Funhouse.” Schemes of deception. Attempts of destruction. Our Heavenly… Read More 1.8.2021 – Living in a World of “Funhouse” Mirrors

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1.7.2021 – Don’t give up in the time of waiting…

What is it about “waiting” that can be so hard? “Therefore, return to your God,Observe kindness and justice,And wait for your God continually.“—Hosea 12:6 There are many of us who have fought, pressed through, kept going, not given up…. and yet when we get to the part of “waiting” in time of unknown…. when God… Read More 1.7.2021 – Don’t give up in the time of waiting…

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1.5.2021 – Rejoice in His Word!

This morning, I’m zeroing in on the reminders that have been written and established in the scriptures. His Word is sure—the victory has already been won. The victory always has been the Lord’s, and it always will be. No matter what we are facing right now in our lifetime, we can rest and find joy… Read More 1.5.2021 – Rejoice in His Word!

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1.1.2021 – “Healing” is a Process

I have to admit, it’s rather strange for the year of 2020 to have already flown by… There are so many people who’ve just wanted “rid” of this year of 2020. I get it. For many, 2020 has been extremely painful. 💔 For many, their hearts have broken, in the year of “2020.” But I… Read More 1.1.2021 – “Healing” is a Process

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12.30.2020 – “Conditioning” that leads to greater “Capacity”

How do we become “strengthened“? How do we become “seasoned?” How does a person become “conditioned” to actually be strong, courageous, and bold? Tough on the outside, and yet, still tender on the inside… Able to withstand hardship, persecution, uncertainty… While keeping a tender, humble, loving, and gentle heart. Hardships alone, have been known to… Read More 12.30.2020 – “Conditioning” that leads to greater “Capacity”

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12.28.2020 – It’s never “game over” for the children of God!

First, I have to share a picture of this beautiful candle a couple of dear friends gave to me yesterday. It has my name on it and it makes the most beautiful display of light. I love it. What a sweet surprise! 💖🕯 Speaking of “light” —as I’m sitting here at the table this morning,… Read More 12.28.2020 – It’s never “game over” for the children of God!

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12.27.2020 – Giving “Voice” to His Word, Setting His Plans in Motion…

This morning has been very strange… I’ve wrestled for about an hour to “break through”…. whatever “this” is—it honestly feels like I’m “blocked” as I’m writing these words… Feels like I’m almost “numb”… So I brought it to the Lord. I presented it to Him. “Lord, what is this? What do I need to do?”… Read More 12.27.2020 – Giving “Voice” to His Word, Setting His Plans in Motion…

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12.26.2020 – His Nearness is Enough

“We should thank God for being with us, not ask Him to be with us (this is always given!).” —Henry Blackaby God never said that we wouldn’t have to go face scary things… He never said we wouldn’t have to experience pain. He never said that we wouldn’t have to step into, and endure through… Read More 12.26.2020 – His Nearness is Enough

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12.25.2020 – In the Darkness, His Light Shines Brighter

“And this is the judgment: the light has come into the world, and people loved the darkness rather than the light because their works were evil. For everyone who does wicked things hates the light and does not come to the light, lest his works should be exposed. But whoever does what is true comes… Read More 12.25.2020 – In the Darkness, His Light Shines Brighter