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A God Who longs to share His heart…

Oh God, You are a God… Who longs to share the hidden, unseen things with us. You long to share with us… the most intricate and intimate places of Your heart. 💝 You LONG to be able to share these things with those who love You and with those who know You and with those… Read More A God Who longs to share His heart…

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Living a Parable

If we didn’t have to live an imperfect life here on the earth… would we truly be able to grasp… to understand…to experience that God’s ways are higher than our ways? “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, Nor are your ways My ways,” says the Lord. “For as the heavens are higher than the… Read More Living a Parable

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“Behold…”

As I was in prayer this morning, something began to BURST from within my heart. 💖 Here it is… There is SO MUCH that God is doing that we cannot see! ✨ SO. MUCH! …far, far more than what we CAN see. And this morning, I can just feel the excitement…✨ I can just feel… Read More “Behold…”

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“I’ve got you…”

“I’ve got you… Yes, you may have to endure through the valley for a little while… but your journey through the valley— with Me… is just as much a part of your story as your “moments on the mountaintop.“ Just keep going. Just keep trusting. There’s more in store… ☀️ Prepare, and expect to be… Read More “I’ve got you…”

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Above & Beyond

Can we learn… to be grateful—even for the things that “hinder” us in life? Even for the trials the weaknesses the lack the disappointment the mockery the ridicule the rejection the lies …all the things that attempt to convince us…”to drive ourselves into the cave” to dull and darken our light to shut ourselves down…… Read More Above & Beyond

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Don’t be ashamed of where you are in your journey with Him…

Don’t be ashamed of where you are in your journey with Him… Don’t be ashamed of walking through the “valley.” Don’t worry that you “should be“… “someone else” in “someplace else.” Do not worry… if you’ve found yourself in the middle of a hard, uncertain kind of place. Remember… that there are lessons to be… Read More Don’t be ashamed of where you are in your journey with Him…

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“The night is far gone; the day is at hand.”

“…the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death, a light has dawned.”—Matthew 4:16 “Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”—John 8:12… Read More “The night is far gone; the day is at hand.”

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You are not “less” to Him…

This morning I turned straight to Mark 16:9, and it says… “Now when He rose early on the first day of the week, He appeared first to Mary Magdalene, out of whom He had cast seven demons. She went and told…“ Don’t you think it’s interesting how the writer “threw in” the part about her… Read More You are not “less” to Him…

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“Now I truly understand…”

Have you ever gone through something… And then you realize… that now you truly “understand” what it’s like to go through it, to experience it… the hardship, the trial, the struggle, the scary health situation, the feeling of unknown, the mental spiral, the very real panic attack, the challenge, the mistake, the failure, —whatever it… Read More “Now I truly understand…”

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He knows what “seasons” we need, before we’re ready for our “Spring”…

Have you ever felt as though… God led you up to a place in your life, and it’s like you can see the “doorway” into this thing, you can see this thing beginning to “unfold” in your life… And you’re excited, and you think you’re ready to run right through the door, but then God… Read More He knows what “seasons” we need, before we’re ready for our “Spring”…

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He Restores My Soul

I’ve been pondering… 🍃 …we’re born— …and then we dive right into this sinful, broken world… …but then… we’re given an opportunity within this journey of life. An “opportunity” for God to restore us. 💖 An invitation from God that says, “Join Me on a journey of recovering your soul and redeeming your life…” And… Read More He Restores My Soul

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His Love is Patient

When I think of the beginning of “Spring”… I think of a time of gentle “unfolding”… A beautiful, and sometimes surprising time of “surfacing“… of what has been hidden… A time of revealing…what has been secretly growing underneath the surface. An “uncovering“…of what has been preparing and growing in the place of “secret”… “Alright little… Read More His Love is Patient

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Almighty God—Nurturer and Protector

“He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.“—Psalm 91:1 Did you know… …that “The Almighty” is a name for God describing His dual roles as nurturer and protector? The definition of “nurture” is: “to supply with nourishment” “to further the development of” “training, upbringing”… Read More Almighty God—Nurturer and Protector

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Something “Better” than a “Quick Fix”

I remember in the very, very beginning of when I started facing some things in my heart, before the Lord… When I came into the light… It was more like I came into a realization—I began to recognize—that ‘my way’ of living life just wasn’t working. And in that time, I remember describing, something that… Read More Something “Better” than a “Quick Fix”

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3.9.2021 – Heart Healer

And He brings His light in… …into any kind of situation, any kind of heart… revealing what is true… showing what is really there giving sight in His light for eyes to see… All is known by Him. Nothing hidden, nothing unseen. He knows what His children need. And in this place… He gives an… Read More 3.9.2021 – Heart Healer

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3.6.2021 – The Mirage of “Perfection”

Is it strange… That when I’m getting to know a person, what I really I long to learn about them, are things like… “What have you come through—struggled through, wrestled through, walked victoriously into— in your life, that has shaped you, that is shaping you now?” And, “What are you honestly in the middle of… Read More 3.6.2021 – The Mirage of “Perfection”