One of the things I struggle with… is where the feeling of being overwhelmed— wants to take me. Sure, there can be a good kind of “overwhelm”— but many times, I know it’s not such a good thing when I go into the place of being overwhelmed. “I CAN’T GET EVERYTHING DONE. I CAN’T DO… Read More 7.13.2020 – The Eye of the Storm
I love this new song by Hillsong Young & Free, how relevant it is for today… “World Outside Your Window” by Hillsong Young & Free “There’s a song that stirs the spiritAnd it calls the heart to lifeIt’s an anthem in the makingCan you feel it start to rise?Can you hear the generationsGetting louder over timeEvery son and every… Read More 7.12.2020 – “World Outside Your Window”
Have you heard of “The Chosen” series? More than likely, you have… I was a little late in getting to it. I think everyone had already seen it by the time I started digging into it. But oh, how it wrecked me…. 😭and I’m talking a blubbering, snotty, all-choked up kind of mess… and it… Read More 7.11.2020 – Discovering Him for Eternity
I’ve always felt like the “weakling” of the group. The “least” in many ways… I more than realize my lack of “ability” compared to all the others. “God why did You make me to be so weak and needy? Why did You make me to be so sensitive and soft? How can You use any… Read More 7.10.2020 – I am not Defeated by my Weakness…
What if… You had to go through that hard thing… Because of the testimony you would gain… Because of the powerful story of salvation and deliverance that now belongs to you… And what if… The testimony of what God did in your life… Is now, what someone else so desperately needed to hear? What if… Read More 7.8.2020 – What if…
I’m so thankful for the reminders God gives us. 🌈 …reminders that so beautifully catch us off guard sometimes… And other reminders are ones we’ve cried out for, ones we’ve been desperately longing for. All of them come in the most perfect way, at the most perfect time. 💝☀️ Wanted to share a beautiful reminder… Read More 7.3.2020 – Faithful Reminders
There are going to be times we have to really press in… and we have to say, “be still, my soul“… …so that we can hear God’s heart and His voice above all the rest of the voices and the chatter in the airwaves, all the rest of these “GPS” type, navigational voices that are… Read More 7.2.2020 – “God, wait —where are You? Have I flown off the trail at that sharp curve?”
When I think of the word, “illusion” I think of “sight” mostly…. what I see. Like, what I am seeing with my physical eyes, how the situation seems to appear on the surface—I realize could be an “illusion” compared to what is really happening “under the surface” or in the unseen realm, which is more… Read More 6.26.2020 – The Illusion of “How I feel.”
I discovered this song at just the perfect time yesterday… This new song by Sandra McCracken so lifted and encouraged me in a moment of frustration and discouragement. I was reminded (yet again) of exactly what I need to do in times like these —to just keep “singing” of His love and faithfulness, regardless of… Read More 6.20.2020 – “I will Sing”
We have an enemy who wants us to retreat, to give up, to shut down, to coward back… …But we have a God who leads us to victory, and when we walk with Him, He has promised to give us what we need —the endurance in order to get there. 🏃🏻♀️🏃🏻♂️ “For everything that was… Read More 6.19.2020 – Trusting Him in the Process
This has been a “heart-to-heart” kind of morning… I was just sitting here, talking with the Lord about some things on my heart —specifically some “things” that seem to be a hinderance in my life, things that have been brought into the light and realized. Things that don’t align with His way, and His truth,… Read More 6.18.2020 – Part of the ‘Reason’ for the Struggle
Life isn’t going to be easy when you start choosing to face your fears… You’re not usually going to “feel” courageous, and you probably won’t even “look” courageous… and yet courage will be given to you. Even when you feel the smallest and the weakest and the most insignificant you have ever felt —courage will… Read More 6.17.2020 – My way, or His Way?
“God, when is this ‘thing’ going to get any easier?” …This was the raw and honestly imperfect question on my heart this morning… And I knew it wasn’t really the “proper” sort of question to ask, and I knew it wasn’t really the right question to ask, but He already knew my heart. He already… Read More 6.16.2020 – “Father, I come to You, exactly where I’m at…”
I am finally beginning to understand… …that the lessons we learn from within the struggles are worth far more than having no struggle to deal with at all. I’m realizing that a struggle is an opportunity. ✨ “Strength comes from struggle. When you learn to see your struggles as opportunities to become stronger, better, wiser,… Read More 6.9.2020 – What is an “Overcomer”?
Time in the garden always gets me thinking about life. 🌱☀️🌧 This may be more of a vulnerable kind of post… You know, when I was a little girl, I had an idea in my head of how my life should play out. It wasn’t so much a “dream” I had for my life, but… Read More 6.5.2020 – Not the ‘usual’ life…
Can you believe it’s June? 🌷 Time is so strange! This morning, as I’m reflecting on a few things, I’m sitting here thinking of how God’s ways are just so different than our ways… “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,”declares the Lord. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my… Read More 6.1.2020 – All I need to know…