Sometimes we forget as believers that we are the ones who choose how close to God we will be on any given day. We wisely choose to go to church on Sunday but may go days before we think to: be still before Him, in the Word with Him or surrendered in rest with our … Continue reading Am I close enough to God?
When you woke up this morning what was it that kept you from rising up with confidence and joy in your heart? What has you locked up or numb or frustrated already today? What is it that has you wishing that you could just go back to bed or take off for a very, very … Continue reading Our Problem
Question. What makes a person lose their passion for Christ? What turns them into spiritual zombies? Answer: When we don't feed or give attention to something it diminishes in power, influence & intensity. A fire. Grades at school. Relationships. Get real about where you are and then you'll be to hear God lead you out and … Continue reading Where did I go?
I don't know any better than to do the last thing God told me to do. BUT when He keeps speaking and sharing more before I've accomplished the last thing... it can begin to feel quite daunting. It doesn't seem impossible... for Nothing is Impossible with the Lord. It doesn't seem like too much to … Continue reading The Little Train that was told, ‘We can.’
As a young person and as a much older version of myself I find that I like to do things like make forts in the woods. Now it would look kind of silly if a 53 year-old woman were to go into the woods and start dragging around broken limbs. So I of course didn't … Continue reading Forts 101
Last week my head said, "I'm gone!" My options. Go with it OR continue doing the very things that were pushing me into a hole. I went. I went online, found the anticipated snow storm pattern, found a cabin tucked away in the middle of nowhere and hit RESERVE, packed and then I was gone. … Continue reading My real journey through the snow
You know how you count your blessings? You look past the things you can touch and buy and say, 'Amen.' to what you have. You look past the people and journey you have been graced to have experience and recognize where good things come from and say, 'Thank you.' And you look up knowing that … Continue reading FAVORED