Take me away…

Take me away, a secret place A sweet escape, take me away Take me away to better days Take me away, a hiding place – Natasha Bedingfield, Pocket Full Of Sunshine My heart started crying out this song to my Abba these past few days. When life gets tough, my first reaction is instinctively toContinue reading “Take me away…”

What kind of crackpot are you?

Years ago, a well known prophetic teacher spoke a word to me which has stuck with me through the hard times. Basically, it is sometimes hard being me because I don’t fit normal. And for years I struggled with that very feeling. Why am I not normal? Why do people look at me like IContinue reading “What kind of crackpot are you?”

community: family by choice

I am very blessed in community. I know several people who feel like they are all alone in their circumstances or situations, and the reality is: often it’s due to your choices. We don’t always reach out to show our need nor vulnerability when we can, so we essentially build a wall to block outContinue reading “community: family by choice”

tears for now

I heard a voice thunder from the Throne: “Look! Look! God has moved into the neighborhood, making His home with men and women! They’re His people, He’s their God. He’ll wipe every tear from their eyes. Death is gone for good—tears gone, crying gone, pain gone—all the first order of things gone.” Revelation 21:3-4 MSGContinue reading “tears for now”

Kingdom work

When I go to work, I’m going to the Kingdom. I’m not working for the King, I’m working with the King. The Kingdom is not restrained to the walls of the Church. -Kris Vallotton Many days, I used to drag myself to work. But its not that I don’t love my jobs, for I do. Rather itsContinue reading “Kingdom work”

resting securely on His shoulders

Let the beloved of the Lord rest secure in Him, for He shields him all day long, and the one the Lord loves rests between His shoulders. Deuteronomy 33:12 Today did not start well. I awoke congested and feeling like I had not slept at all. I began work to find a serious glitch has occurs with one ofContinue reading “resting securely on His shoulders”

Sunday Psalm: HalleYOUjah

As I’m reminded of all the wonders made by Your command, I arise from my seat to quickly take a stand I close my eyes and raise my open hands then Your praise shot forth as I began to understand, It’s all about You it always has and it always will be all about YouContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: HalleYOUjah”

Band-Aids over bullet holes

Bandaids don’t fix bullet holes, you can only cover up what has hurt you for so long. -Austin Dennis Yesterday, I took a direct hit. And boy it hurt. I couldn’t address the wounding in the exact moment due to my shock, but bandaided myself in a stop gap measure as best i could andContinue reading “Band-Aids over bullet holes”

Sunday Psalm: Love Letter to my Abba

Abba, Father God, I am humbled at the thought of Your great love for me. My every tear is collected by You, my every thought known to You. If it matters to me, You remind me over & over that it matters to You, because I do. Every hair on my head, (even those IContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Love Letter to my Abba”