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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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9.14.2021 – 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

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9.9.2021 – “This is a test.”

Have you ever had something happen in your life… and as this circumstance or situation seems to hit you, …it “hits you“… “Oh…. this is a test.” Oh, the testing of God… The way that He allows the things in our hearts to be stirred up— how they rise to the surface, revealing ways in… Read More 9.9.2021 – “This is a test.”

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9.8.2021 – I hated myself, I hated my life…

Sitting at my dining room table this morning, I slid my open bible a little closer so that I could touch the pages… As I reflected on how precious this book is to me, I was reminded of a memory. Rewind back to early adulthood… I was at a low point. I hated others. I… Read More 9.8.2021 – I hated myself, I hated my life…

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9.6.2021 – Monday Meltdown

Well, I just had a mini, Monday meltdown… I made the mistake of hurrying into my day… and I got off onto the wrong foot. Ran right into overwhelm, annnddd… I had to hit a bit of a wall before I snapped out of it enough to stop where I was headed. Thankfully, I am… Read More 9.6.2021 – Monday Meltdown

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9.4.2021 – “Handle With Care”

I had a deeper realization this morning… Do you ever have those? Things you already know… …but there is still more to know, more depth of understanding, more “sinking in.” Perhaps it’s more like a conviction… This morning, it hit me again, that most of the world is going through something in this time. Most… Read More 9.4.2021 – “Handle With Care”

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9.1.2021 – Recognizing Him in the Midst of Chaos

I love to write. But I’ll be honest… When my conditions and my surroundings aren’t completely ideal, it can be a struggle for me to hear the words to put onto the page. I so easily get distracted, I so easily get overwhelmed. But God has been teaching me… He’s been helping me to recognize…… Read More 9.1.2021 – Recognizing Him in the Midst of Chaos

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8.30.2021 – Being Ready for the Unexpected

This morning, I had a deeper realization of… “God, I need You. We need You in this day we are living in!” How I so desperately need to come before Him at the start of my every day. How I so desperately need for Him to show me the way. How I so desperately need… Read More 8.30.2021 – Being Ready for the Unexpected

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8.29.2021 – He Remembers You

Well, just when I thought there wasn’t anything to be written for today… Something came rising up in me to share, and I felt that it might be for the “one” out there. So this goes out to the “one”… If you are feeling forgotten, tossed aside, rejected, small, unseen, unheard, unlikely, unimportant, and like… Read More 8.29.2021 – He Remembers You

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8.24.2021 – Perspective

I love when God confirms things… I always get a little giddy when He does that, because I am so excited to learn, and to practice seeing and hearing Him in my moment by moment. 💖💡 This morning, as I put on some music, it came to the song called “Heavens Perspective“… …and then as… Read More 8.24.2021 – Perspective

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8.22.2021 – Surprised by His Lovingkindness

“I shall make mention of the lovingkindnesses of the Lord, the praises of the Lord,According to all that the Lord has granted us,And the great goodness toward the house of Israel,Which He has granted them according to His compassionAnd according to the abundance of His lovingkindnesses.”—Isaiah 63:7 Lord, my heart is overwhelmed this morning— in… Read More 8.22.2021 – Surprised by His Lovingkindness

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8.21.2021 – When my heart is overwhelmed…

“From the end of the earth I call to You, when my heart is overwhelmed and weak; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I [a rock that is too high to reach without Your help].”—Psalm 61:2 AMP Heavenly Father… I come running to You this morning. 💔 There is great need in the lives… Read More 8.21.2021 – When my heart is overwhelmed…