I posted a couple weeks ago about how I sensed the Lord was calling me to step out into waves of one of my fears – the waves of publicly speaking. Well, yesterday was my day! I was the speaker for a local women’s event …and not only did the Lord cause me to walk…… Continue reading After Stepping Out of the Boat
Prayer is one of the most important and powerful things I can teach my children to do. And I’m not talking about the mealtime and bedtime prayers (which are important), but embracing it as a lifestyle; a cornerstone on which they build their relationship with the Lord. I know the Lord gives multiple opportunities daily to nurture this habit in…… Continue reading One Of The Most Important Things I Teach My Children
Have you ever heard the gospel communicated in a way that sounded so good! and made you feel so good!, but something about it just seemed a little off? The Cure is a book that was recommended to my husband by a friend, and after reading a lot of great reviews I decided to read…… Continue reading Hyper-Grace and The Cure
You know those moments when the Lord reveals something to you that is so awesome that it covers your arms with goosebumps, fills your eyes with tears and puts a lump of excitement in the base of your throat?!? Yea, I had one of those moments recently… The Lord has been pressing on me that I…… Continue reading Why Should I Fast?
I love when the Holy Spirit leads me into truth. When certain scriptures are unclear or don’t make sense, He guides me to dig deeper for that treasure of understanding. I was studying Colossians the other day and came across this passage.. 24 Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I do…… Continue reading What’s ‘Lacking In Christ’s Afflictions’?
How are we to define ourselves?? As Christians, I think it’s easy for us to say that we identify ourselves with Christ. But what does that really mean? ..and do we really believe it? There are many conditions, circumstances, positions, surroundings, struggles, victories, failures, fears, hopes, ambitions, scarcities and abundances which we often allow to…… Continue reading Identity Thieves
As children of God we all experience seasons of waiting. Maybe it’s waiting for financial provision. Maybe for a thorn in the flesh to be removed. Maybe for parenthood, marriage, a longing that has yet to be granted. Maybe it’s a wayward family member; hoping they turn to the Lord. Maybe for wisdom. For restoration.…… Continue reading Waiting on The Lord
“I just wish my husband would find me attractive!!” I recently read these words from a friend. Afterwards I thought to myself… “I know that feeling”. Although for me, this desire is not produced from the actions of my husband…it’s the fruit of my own insecurities – so I can relate. It’s not a fun…… Continue reading Capturing The Eyes Of A Husband
In the times I find myself wandering through the territory of grumpiness, pride, fear, self-pity, jealousy, doubt or anxiety, I can turn on the path of Ephesians chapter 1 and allow it’s treasures to renew my perspective. Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual…… Continue reading Spiritual Blessings In Christ
Francis Chan, from his book Crazy Love “The critical question for our generation – and for every generation – is this: if you could have heaven, with no sickness, and with all the friends you ever had on earth, and all the food you ever liked, and all the leisure activities you ever enjoyed, and…… Continue reading Give Me Jesus