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9.28.2021 – “Poetry”

Have you ever noticed when— ….every now and then… a song seems to really strike something deep inside of you? And you feel it… I came across a song yesterday, and it hit me this way. Thought perhaps I should share it on here today. 🎶☀️ It’s called, “Poetry” by Taylor Leonhardt. What a sweet,… Read More 9.28.2021 – “Poetry”

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9.27.2021 – Breath of Life

I am growing to LOVE when the Lord “interrupts” me… 😊 Yes, God… please interrupt me! (Oh boy, what have I prayed?) This morning, as I was writing and reflecting on something in my journal, it was like… He swooshed in… …and something different and beautiful seemed to float into my heart. 💖 God, You’re… Read More 9.27.2021 – Breath of Life

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9.26.2021 – In Tune with His Heart

Father, today… as Your people… may we be so in tune with Your Spirit—with Your heart… that everything we say and everything we do …that our words and our actions… would be in alignment and in agreement with You. 💝🍃 Help us to flow in the way of Your Spirit today… …whether we realize it… Read More 9.26.2021 – In Tune with His Heart

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9.25.2021 – Building Character

Over the last few years, God has been transforming the way I see testing, trials, challenges, and afflictions… There is something about the way that He can make good use of these things… to build endurance, and to build character within us. He can take something that was intended for our harm and destruction… and… Read More 9.25.2021 – Building Character

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9.24.2021 – Trusting When I Cannot See the Work of His Hand

This morning I was reminded of the writings of Habakkuk when I came across a video clip of a message from Billy Graham… …And the theme of this actually meshes with the theme of a dream I had early this morning. I won’t go into the detail of the dream, but I will go into… Read More 9.24.2021 – Trusting When I Cannot See the Work of His Hand

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9.23.2021 – The Small, the Weak, the Rejected, and the Outcast

I was reading through some scriptures this morning, and I began to notice a “theme”… As I read through these scriptures, it was as though I could “see” and “notice“ and feel a deeper compassion for: The Small The Weak The Rejected The Outcast One of the things that I LOVE about the Lord is…… Read More 9.23.2021 – The Small, the Weak, the Rejected, and the Outcast

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9.22.2021 – Our Constant Light

This morning, I am reminded… …that in the midst of this unstable, chaotic, dark, and constantly-changing world… We have a constant LIGHT Who shines so bright. ☀️ I am thankful, and I take comfort in knowing… that in Christ, I can take refuge in our unchanging God, our “Father of lights.” “Every good and perfect… Read More 9.22.2021 – Our Constant Light

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9.20.2021 – The Sanctuary of Abiding in His Truth

I saw a post yesterday that stirred me up… And when I woke up this morning, I realized that it’s still on my heart. Perhaps I will write more on the specifics of that post, but for now, here is what is rising up within my heart for today… The Word alerts us that we… Read More 9.20.2021 – The Sanctuary of Abiding in His Truth

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9.17.2021 – Blessed Assurance

“The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me (the Messiah), Because He has anointed Me to preach the good news to the poor. He has sent Me to announce release (pardon, forgiveness) to the captives, And recovery of sight to the blind, To set free those who are oppressed (downtrodden, bruised, crushed by tragedy)…” —Luke 4:18 AMP I had a conversation with someone…… Read More 9.17.2021 – Blessed Assurance

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9.16.2021 – Lessons Learned from Seasons of Change

“There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens…”—Ecclesiastes 3:1 Can you feel it? The change that is in the air? As the song goes, “The times they are a-changin’” The things of this earth never remain the same. “While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat,… Read More 9.16.2021 – Lessons Learned from Seasons of Change

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9.15.2021 – The Living Word of a Living God

This morning, as I sat down with my coffee and opened my bible, I began to read where I opened to… Suddenly, as I was reading a verse, I was able to recall a dream I had last night. It began just flowing back into my mind… Now, how did that happen? What sparked that… Read More 9.15.2021 – The Living Word of a Living God

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9.14.2021 – Surprised and Amazed by His 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 earth,So are My ways higher than your ways,And My thoughts than your thoughts.“—Isaiah 55:8-9 This morning, I am sitting within an “obvious” and yet, deeper realization, and I’m soaking it in… No matter how much I get to know God in… Read More 9.14.2021 – Surprised and Amazed by His Ways

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9.13.2021 – “Retreat”

This morning, I was reminded of a phrase. I kept hearing: “do not retreat“ And so I asked the Lord about it… What did He want to show me about this phrase—about the word “retreat“? The word “retreat” can mean: “to withdraw from enemy forces as a result of their superior power or after a… Read More 9.13.2021 – “Retreat”

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9.12.2021 – We need what is gained in the times of waiting…

This morning… I am simply thankful that God knows what we need in order that we may grow in Him. He knows what needs to be built in us. He knows what needs to be gained… …from the times we must endure… …in times of waiting. ☀️ “Be still in the presence of the LORD,… Read More 9.12.2021 – We need what is gained in the times of waiting…

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9.11.2021 – His Heart and His Way

As I meditate on what this day represents to our country… A tragic day in our history… a day of devastation a day of loss a day of “911” emergency… …I seek God’s heart, and I cannot help but to also think of a verse that has become so near and dear to me: Psalm… Read More 9.11.2021 – His Heart and His Way

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9.10.2021 – Written Into His Story

“Bring My sons from afar, and My daughters from the ends of the earth— everyone called by My name and created for My glory, whom I have indeed formed and made.”—Isaiah 43:6-7 Berean Study Bible It’s wild how intense the “wrestling match” of the soul can be sometimes… And God allows us to feel the tug, the pull, the back and forth…… Read More 9.10.2021 – Written Into His Story