“Charm is deceitful, beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord will be praised.” Proverbs 31:30 Years ago, I heard Kim Hill sing the above verse, which deeply impacted me. It made me look more at how I was clothing myself on the inside than my outsides. Humility before God is one of … More clothed in real beauty
Before I can get dressed in the morning in my clothes for the day, there is something I need to do in order to make myself ready. I need to take off my old clothes, and clean myself up. But not just physically. “Put off your old self, which belongs to your former manner of life … More off with the old and on with the new!
One of the awesome aspects to learning to clothe myself with God’s presence involves, well, God! When we clothe ourselves with His Presence, we actually become clothed in holiness! Once we become His, the blood of Jesus covers our sin, and makes us holy in God’s sight! (Romans 12:1, Titus 2:11-12, 1 Timothy 2:10) Yet … More
One of the first things I am learning to do each morning as I get up and get dressed is to invite God to clothe me in His Presence. Because unless I believe He is with me, my mind has a tendency to agree with the enemy’s lies that I am on my own, there … More clothed in His Presence
Every morning, you and I get out of bed and put on clothes appropriate for the day ahead. And we don’t think twice about doing so, as getting dressed is one of those automatic habits we all have in place since childhood. I was struck a few weeks ago in the early morning by the … More what are you wearing?
Happy Mother’s Day to my mom, who modelled a daily quiet time and journalling for me, and would do anything for me out of her great love for me. Happy Mother’s Day to Pirjo, the mom who adopted me when I was a new scared mother, who modelled dependence upon God for all things, and … More Mother’s Day 2019
“He gives sleep, rest to the one He loves.” Psalm 127:2 Happy #Caturday from Henry, who has taught me the value of #catnaps whenever he can! #ohhenry #weeklymeow #pawesome #furreverfamily