This morning the Lord brought me to a passage in 1 Corinthians 12… the title of the section stood out to me—caught my attention… “Spiritual Gifts: Unity in Diversity” And I was reminded in that moment of how God uses our differences with the intention of strengthening us….helping us as a WHOLE… while the enemy… Read More 10.29.2020 – The Truth about Differences
Yesterday we watched a historic moment unfold, as Judge Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court… 🙌☀️ I believe we watched as God put another piece of His puzzle together…and into place. We are getting to watch His beautiful redemptive plans unfold as we watch Him, piece by piece—being put into its… Read More 10.27.2020 – He’s putting His pieces into place…
The Lord has brought my attention to “light” again this morning… And I’m not exactly sure why, but I’m going with it…we’ll see… Do you remember this little Sunday School children’s song? “This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shineThis little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shineThis little light of mine,… Read More 10.25.2020 – “This little light of mine…”
“…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 “When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light… Read More 10.24.2020 – Give Way for His Light
I’m learning to be “on guard”… Not by guarding myself, not “guarded”…. but being on guard, in Him—dependent and confident in His power and strength and wisdom and ability…not my own. Standing firm, in faith. 💪☀️ “Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for… Read More 10.23.2020 – Stay alert! Stand Firm.
Over the last couple of days, I’ve been thinking back to one of the harshest, darkest seasons of my adult life… And when I think back on this season… it’s like I can see more and more layers of lessons learned…. more and more lessons that I can pull from this season that I endured…… Read More 10.21.2020 – …He goes before us to work it all out for good… 🙌☀️
Have you ever had days when it feels like this is the prayer of your heart? “Jesus…. help!” It’s okay. 🌪☔️🌈 “I waited patiently for the Lord;And He inclined to me,And heard my cry.2 He also brought me up out of a horrible pit,Out of the miry clay,And set my feet upon a rock,And established my steps.3 He has put a new… Read More 10.14.2020 – “Jesus, help!”
I’m realizing that so much of our walk with Jesus in this journey of life…. ….is “remembering.” Being “reminded” by our Heavenly Father. As we walk with Him, as we talk with Him… Yes, that walk includes times that we fall and skin our knees, it includes the times when He’s carried us when we… Read More 10.11.2020 – His plan is bigger than any mistake you could make…
There are many in this world, within this time, who are living in the place of feeling “trapped and tormented” by fear. Many feel as if they are living within their “greatest nightmare.” 🥀 But an excitement ✨ rose up in me yesterday as I realized something… As God reminded me of this…☀️ The enemy… Read More 9.30.2020 – We live in EXCITING times!
“Teach me more about you, how you work and how you move,so that I can walk onward in your truthuntil everything within me brings honor to your name.12 With all my heart and passion I will thank you, my God!I will give glory to your name, always and forever!13 You love me so much and you placed… Read More 9.29.2020 – God’s Dream
We find ourselves living in historic times… So much is unfolding right before our eyes! So far, the year 2020 has brought a lot of “ugly” to the surface—exposed into the light. Much of 2020 has been hard to look at, a challenge to deal with in many ways… Much has been exposed and uncovered… Read More 9.27.2020 – “2020”: A Year of Chaos, Exposure, Uprooting…and the Unfolding of His Perfect Plan
As I was listening to a teaching message yesterday, I heard a quote that just jumped out at me and stuck with me… “…but if you’re not purged of that which would stop you from saying ‘yes” (to God)… the reason why God put you here will never happen. You have to be purged of… Read More 9.22.2020 -“Father, may Your will be done…”
This morning, as I sat down with my Heavenly Father, I just began to share with Him, all the things that He already knows, of course 😌…. but I shared these things with Him from the deep places of my heart—a daughter who needed to sit down and talk with her Heavenly Father about a… Read More 9.19.2020 – Walking in Awe and Wonder
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
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!”
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