Your original promise

The original promise is the direct blessing of God received in faith. Galatians 3:20 On the days when the moments of pain, grief or hurt try to overwhelm, God tangibly reminds us throughout His Word of His promises. The fact that there are at least 365 of them, depending on which version you read, reassuresContinue reading “Your original promise”

let God love the hell out of you

Do yourself a massive favor and let God love the hell out of you. Then love yourself as much as He does. It will change your life forever. Kris Vallotton I needed this word this morning. I can so relate to what Kris Vallotton shared on his blog today: http://krisvallotton.com/what-is-your-love-lid/ Because I too try toContinue reading “let God love the hell out of you”

Hope in front of me

The Psalms of Ascent. How these uplift my soul. The main reasons? *They remind me of real life. *They remind me Hope is always in front of me. My part is to lift my eyes & fix my gaze on Hope. Hope is not an ethereal fantasy concocted by the artsy fartsy philosophical, but foundContinue reading “Hope in front of me”

when seeking knowledge fails to find the answer we want

We don’t need more intelligence, we need more Presence! One of my loved ones is seeking all the knowledge they possibly can for a problem which is not easily resolving. Their belief that more knowledge will solve the problem demonstrates they are missing one small piece of wisdom in all the seeking going on… TheyContinue reading “when seeking knowledge fails to find the answer we want”

love the one you’re with…literally!

I have a prayer for you this Valentine’s day, actually for you every day. It is a prayer Someone else is praying for you too: YOU are the one He adores. REALLY. It has taken me years to grasp this truth, and years more to let it soak in to my soul and become aContinue reading “love the one you’re with…literally!”

the cracking points

There is hope despite the pressures we face that try to break us down. Yesterday, I was reminded by God that He holds me all together… that my cracks shine with His Presence when I depend on Him. And how I need Him! When the pressing comes, He makes sure I am not crushed. HeContinue reading “the cracking points”

how the weight of His glory can fall like snow

How much does a snowflake weigh? Someone who measures such things determined that an individual snowflake weighs 0.02* grams. At that weight it would take 50 flakes to make a gram. For comparison, a Hershey’s kiss weighs 4.7 grams – equal to about 235 snowflakes. There are about 95 kisses in a pound. Using the kiss-to-snowContinue reading “how the weight of His glory can fall like snow”

beautiful mess

All around Hope is springing up from this old ground Out of chaos life is being found in You.. You make beautiful things out of the dust You make beautiful things out of us Beautiful Things, Tim Neufeld God sees something beautiful in messy, broken me. The same is true of you. God looks atContinue reading “beautiful mess”

The 3 ways rest can keep us safe

Did you know that not getting enough rest is bad for you beyond how it affects your body? There are three key reasons why rest is one of the components to our overall well-being, besides the benefits physically. 1. Rest denies the enemy from affecting our soul. It appears that rest is one of ourContinue reading “The 3 ways rest can keep us safe”