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12.27.2021 – Miracles of the Heart

Think of a time when you’ve noticed… …a moment that you’ve realized… that God has done a transformative work in your heart. 💖 How amazing it is… to realize, to see, to notice that He has changed something that you know you couldn’t do. You just know that something has changed for the good in… Read More 12.27.2021 – Miracles of the Heart

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12.24.2021 – “To Say, or Not to Say?”

Do you ever wake up in the middle of the night… And maybe you don’t recall a dream, but instead… you notice an interesting thought within your heart… Something on your mind? This doesn’t happen with me often, but last night around 2:30 or 3 AM it did. And it’s funny because when I jotted… Read More 12.24.2021 – “To Say, or Not to Say?”

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12.23.2021 – “Good Morning, Lord…”

Good Morning, Lord… ☀️ How You meet me every morning, like the sunrise… Will You wrap me in Your tender presence this morning? As I pause and be still before You, I wait expectantly… You are here… You are near… Thank You for caring for me. Thank You for watching over me. Thank You for… Read More 12.23.2021 – “Good Morning, Lord…”

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12.22.2021 – “And His name will be the hope of all the world.”

I saw a post on the She Rises Instagram, and I wanted to share it because I feel that it’s such a key reminder in this time we are living in. It applies to every moment—every kind of situation of every day. I also love the simplicity of the way it’s expressed… And I am… Read More 12.22.2021 – “And His name will be the hope of all the world.”

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12.21.2021 – The “Unexpected” Donkey

With all of this talk of donkeys in my life these days… I have become intrigued about their biblical and symbolic significance and meaning. But let me back up… “Why donkeys?” “Why now?” I still honestly have no idea. All I know is that one day, I suddenly discovered a desire within me to raise… Read More 12.21.2021 – The “Unexpected” Donkey

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12.18.2021 – Jesus is always the best part of the story…

This may is a different kind of post from me this morning, but I came across a powerful testimony that I want to share… An “ex-shaman encounters Jesus Christ.” And as I watched, I could see the relevance… this man gives language—from his own personal story… to to what the enemy is attempting to lead… Read More 12.18.2021 – Jesus is always the best part of the story…

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12.17.2021 – The Eyes of the Heart

I came across a video of a lady sharing about a certain kind of “spiritual practice” that she had gotten into… And as I watched and listened to her story (with Jesus right by my side)… I could feel my heart break for her. I could see, that she had been a child who was… Read More 12.17.2021 – The Eyes of the Heart

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12.15.2021 – “God, will You prepare my heart for this day…”

Heavenly Father, I sense that You are preparing my heart for this day… Ready my heart, God… that I might show compassion that I might shine with Your pure light. Align my heart with Yours today, make me sensitive to the leading of Your Spirit. I know that You will show me the way, and… Read More 12.15.2021 – “God, will You prepare my heart for this day…”

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12.13.2021 – The Desire to Understand

This morning as I awoke from sleep… I had Daniel, from the bible, on my mind. While I have been unable to recall the dreams I was dreaming, for some reason I woke up thinking about this man, Daniel. As I walked from the bedroom over to my table in the dining room, it was… Read More 12.13.2021 – The Desire to Understand

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12.12.2021 – Face-to-Face with “Impossible”

Sometimes the Lord allows us to come very close to the “edge“… …a place that seems like “certain death” for us. An outcome that seems grim, and the closer and closer we inch to the edge, the more and more we come face-to-face with “the impossible.“ All we can see is how close we are… Read More 12.12.2021 – Face-to-Face with “Impossible”

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12.11.2021 – Landscape Architect

God is like a Landscape Architect. He designs every plant, so perfectly into place… For He has the perfect landscape plan. And He has in mind… when it is the perfect time for each flower, every tree, every plant to flourish and shine… He is the One who makes things grow. He is the One… Read More 12.11.2021 – Landscape Architect

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12.10.2021 – Learning to be Led

Have you ever just automatically “drawn a line” about something that you’re not completely sure about? “Let’s just decide about this thing right now, I’m not completely sure about this thing, but I’d rather just draw a protective line than face my questions and uncertainty about it.” So you draw a line, you toss it… Read More 12.10.2021 – Learning to be Led

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12.9.2021 – What “Relationship” means to Him…

I’ve been reflecting on this year, 2021… What an interesting year. 📆 For me, this year has been filled with things to overcome. I think it was back in 2020, I had a dream… Basically, the meaning of this dream was that God was going to take me through a change in my thinking. He… Read More 12.9.2021 – What “Relationship” means to Him…

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12.8.2021 – Good Reason

God, You have good reason… for the things You ask us to endure through. God, You have GOOD reason… for allowing the hard things in life that build what You desire to build in us, as Your people. How You know what we need… And sometimes that means allowing the hard things that build capacity… Read More 12.8.2021 – Good Reason

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12.7.2021 – Dwelling in the Danger Zone

You know, sometimes it seems like God allows us to live right, smack in the middle of the “danger zone.” That’s actually pretty accurate. Who knows how many things He’s rescued us from. And if we think about it too much, in the wrong way, believing the lies that fear would like us to believe…… Read More 12.7.2021 – Dwelling in the Danger Zone

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12.6.2021 – God is a “Planner”

“The plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of His heart through all generations.”—Psalm 33:11 Do you know that our God is a “planner“? He is! He is such a planner. He makes good plans, and He has a good plan in His heart for me and for you. It’s okay for us… Read More 12.6.2021 – God is a “Planner”