Be Quiet and Wait

All of us have lived long enough to know what a broken heart feels like; we understand the feeling when disappoint pounds loudly on our door;  we realize the great sorrow it is to say […]

Could this be me?

And Israel, who seemed so interested in reading and talking about what God was doing, missed it. How could they miss it? Because instead of trusting God, they took over. They were absorbed in what […]

Stack Your Stones

We all have them. Piles of stones mark our past where God did something miraculous. In Joshua chapter 4, the Israelites laid a stack of 12 stones because God miraculously stopped the flow of the […]

The Conversational Part of Prayer

Does your prayer life need a little revamping? I encourage you consider Brother Lawrence’s words about prayer and our relationship with God.

Choose well

I recently had a conversation with a young Christian woman. She was beautiful in appearance, extremely intelligent and capable; however, the more we conversed, the more I realized there was a huge problem. Her life […]

When It’s Someone You Love…

We live in a fallen world. The evidence is all around us. Bad things happen every day to really good people, and people who are or once were really good people do bad things. I […]

I had a bad dream last night…

You know the one I’m talking about.  The one where you wake up from sleep with your heart pounding, terrified of the shadows, and confused as to where you are.  Without thought I swept back […]

Being Content With God

“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want” (Psalm 23:1).  I knew it was true but I didn’t feel that way.  I still wanted.  I still wanted certain ‘things’ to be and other ‘things’ […]

Empowered Families

I am a mother of 4 with 1 on the way. I love children. They are my gifts that God has entrusted to me. I like to think that I parent very intentionally and that […]

God’s Encouraging Word

As Christians there are certain core beliefs we have, such as Christ’s sacrifice for us on the cross, His resurrection, and salvation by faith in Him.  These truths are wonderfully encouraging but there are other […]