There comes a moment in our walk with the Lord when the glory, the joy, the anticipated promises arrive. Long-awaited hopes are satisfied. Tear-laden cries for help are answered. The moment that the promise blooms, I promise you, it makes every bit of struggle, hardship, and questioning worth it.
“Ask nothing unless you ask your own heart how much love it holds for Me.” Shouldn’t this change just about everything about the way we live our life? Don’t ask for a single thing unless that one thing loves God. A few weeks ago I began spring cleaning my house (and I still haven’t finished,Continue reading “Palms Up”
I adore long weekends with my family. It reminds me of being in school, having summers off, and not having an agenda. We stay up later, we are more spontaneous, we leave the TV off. Time is no object. Joy is ever-present. Laughter is abundant. I’m currently reading through & finishing up Ecclesiastes this week,Continue reading “Remember Your Creator”
Therefore, my dear brothers, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the works of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain. 1 Corinthians 15:58 The works of the Lord. I’ve been trying to put in more hours than I can handle. Today, IContinue reading “Clock Out”
My son Asa will be six months old in a couple of weeks. Time only seems to be going faster and faster, I can only imagine what it will be like when we have another child. I don’t document every milestone with him like I did for Liam. They say you become much more laxContinue reading “With or Without Us”
As a deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God? My tears have been my food day and night, while men say to me all day long, “Where is your God?” TheseContinue reading “Everything to Gain”
My husband and I are in a current season of waiting. I am not a patient person, I don’t enjoy the feelings the unknown brings. I like control, and I like knowing what is to come. In these seasons of life, I put limitations on our God. I convince myself that what I truly wantContinue reading “Limitless”