“For Christ also suffered for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that He might bring you to God, after being put to death in the fleshly realm but made alive in the spiritual realm.“—1 Peter 3:18 This morning the Lord took me into the Gospel of John. And I found myself picturing…… Read More May we remain Highly Sensitive— to the Cross of Christ…
“Test and prove what pleases the Lord. Have no fellowship with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them.”—Ephesians 5:10-11 The Lord is convicting me this morning… Should not light so radiate from His living Light within us… that we cannot help but to have a part in “exposing“ the deeds of darkness? And should not His love be SO overflowing from… Read More We are Children of LIGHT
Oh, when He writes His words upon my heart… 💖🌊 ✍️ When something He speaks sinks so deeply into my heart… How it rushes in… and it floods in… and it refills… and it saturates… …and it overflows… ⛲️ “Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.”—Psalm 51:10… Read More Oh, when He writes His words upon the Heart…
As I came to sit down at the table this morning, I kept hearing this phrase—like it kept interrupting me in what I was journaling and reflecting on… “…but for now, I will wait for You…” And I wasn’t really sure where this was going, but I sat with it for a bit, and I… Read More “…but for now, I will wait for You…”
“Through the power of the Holy Spirit who lives within us, carefully guard the precious truth that has been entrusted to you.”—2 Timothy 1:14 NLT “Guard the treasure entrusted to you, with the help of the Holy Spirit who dwells in us.”—2 Timothy 1:14 (Berean Study Bible) “Guard, through the Holy Spirit who dwells in… Read More Guarding What is Precious
Good Morning, Heavenly Father… I come to You… And I open my heart before You. ❤️☀️ Oh these swirling thoughts and memories… This ruminating… Sometimes it gets so out of hand. Sometimes it gets so out of control. …But You pull me back into “right now.” You draw me away from my worries my concerns… Read More …and He draws me back into “right here, right now”…
Have you ever had a situation or circumstance in your life… …and no one seems to have the answers for you? No one seems to have “the solution”… to the thing that you face. No one knows exactly how to fix this “thing”… And you feel kind of “stuck” with it… …at least for now.… Read More He is doing a GOOD thing in your midst!
…I poured into my journal this morning. 📝✨ It felt good to get these things in my heart out, and into the light ☀️ …before my Heavenly Father. 💝 How healing and beautifully revealing it is to simply dwell with Him. 💖 Thank You, Father. 💝 This morning, I found myself asking this question: “Father,… Read More What kind of season are you in?
“Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad and its fruit bad; for the tree is known by its fruit…”—Matthew 12:33 “You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and bear fruit, and that your fruit would remain, so that whatever… Read More The “Fruit” Reveals the “Root System”
“Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me.”—Psalm 51:10 “Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life…”—Proverbs 4:23 “Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.”–Psalm 19:14… Read More “Father, what do YOU desire to write upon my heart?”
Have you ever paused for a moment… and realized… that you are in “a difference place” “a new, and different season” “a new, unfamiliar territory”… Perhaps, you just came through a tumultuous time of transition. Perhaps, everything was spinning about and you didn’t realize where you were at, or exactly what you were walking through…… Read More A New and Unfamiliar Territory
There are so many things in my life right now that I never would have dreamed I would love and enjoy SO much… Sometimes we realize the desires we have within our hearts… …and sometimes it takes an act of God to help us to realize and to see… …what has been planted within our… Read More Desires of the Heart
So I’m sitting here, trying to figure out how I can communicate what is on my heart this morning. Here goes… Have you ever felt as though something in your life is lying somewhat “dormant”? Like the “pause” button has been hit on that area of your life? Something that was once “growing out of… Read More He knows what we need to be able to thrive…
Have you ever discovered a “dream in your heart”… and it seems near impossible as you look at yourself or your current situation? It seems unlikely? Maybe you’ve even had people laugh at you (or behind your back) about it, or they’ve even told you that you’d “surely fail.” And then, as you can’t seem… Read More Daring to Dream With God
Here I am, in this passage of scripture, yet again this morning… “I am doing something brand new, something unheard of. Even now it sprouts and grows and matures. Don’t you perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and open up flowing streams in the desert.20 Wild beasts, jackals, and owls will glorify me. For I supply streams of water in… Read More “I am doing something brand new…”
“As you do not know the path of the wind,or how the body is formed in a mother’s womb,so you cannot understand the work of God,the Maker of all things.”—Ecclesiastes 11:5 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,”declares the Lord.9 “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than… Read More He Gives “Understanding” of Things We Cannot Understand