Several months ago, the Lord shared in my spirit some amazing and wonderful things that would come in the near future. With excitement and anticipation, I scurried about the house preparing for what I believed were our next steps. Surgeries for us both put a stop on any plans. As … Continue reading →
Awestruck with wonder, she watched as tiny flashes filled the night sky. Hand outstretched, she squealed in glee as a firefly landed on her small fingers. A dark night transformed into a marvelous soul-pleasing delight. Our world is a dark place and we as Christians are here to be fireflies … Continue reading →
Happy New Year, my friends!! New Year is about new beginnings.Regardless of what last year was like, we are given new opportunities, new experiences, and new everything! God’s mercies are new every morning. God makes all things new. God. Makes. All. Things. New. Isn’t that awesome! The same God who creates unique snowflakes, recreates us with His loving, grace-filled touch.Continue reading →
Don’t Forget … Regardless of how other people treat you, see you, or don’t see you. Regardless of how you feel. Regardless of your circumstances. Regardless of where you’ve been, what you’ve done, or what’s been done to you. Don’t Forget THE Truth. God always sees you, loves you, will never fail you, will never forsake you, can always forgive you, always restore you, and always redeems.Continue reading →
“God has never failed me. Even in my greatest difficulties, heaviest trials, and deepest poverty and need. He has never failed me. Because I was enabled by God’s grace to trust Him. He has always come to my aid. I delight in speaking well of His name.” George Mueller
I can say the same. Even on days when I wonder where He is and why my situation doesn’t change, God will never fail me. Even when I can’t see what will happen next, God will never fail me.Continue reading →
I’m pondering how often we refuse to move forward. We get rutted and trapped in the past, clinging to the thing that destroyed the life we wanted or imagined.
There is a time to mourn and weep, but we’ve turned it into a lifestyle, and “poor me” has become an idol. Self is exalted over God. We aren’t hearing His voice nor hearing His call because we are too busy listening to our own complaints and whines. I’ve been there, done that–sat and stewed and mourned. And the longer I stewed in my stew, the stinkier my stew (and me) became. Ugh.
Hundreds of pebbles, maybe a thousand, but one caught my attention. The tiny rock had a shine that made it stand out among the rest. Assuming the stone was a crystal, I felt the urge to pick it up. However, upon closer inspection, I found nothing special; only a basic … Continue reading →