live life in community

For many years, I have felt on the outside looking in… maybe you too can relate. There have been seasons where I was missing having close sisters. That feeling where you long for family beyond the blessings you already have, Where my heart felt lonely despite a loving hubby, great kids, friends & family. HeartContinue reading “live life in community”

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”

what is fueling your hope?

Those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not grow faint.  Isaiah 40:31 Hope is fuel and passion fuels hope. Christine Caine How is your fuel tank? Are you running low from all the running around youContinue reading “what is fueling your hope?”

meet with Me

Come, the invitation reads. Meet with Me, the Spirit whispers. Today is unmarked brand new, teeming with possibility like the freshly fallen snow and I want to guide you through it Not from afar but closely beside You I love to listen to the sound of your voice the rhythm of your heartbeat as you beginContinue reading “meet with Me”

#oneword2016

2016. A fresh unblemished year ahead. only a few hours old. I don’t know about you, but I was so ready for a new year to begin. After tackling many fears last year, I am just beginning to see the blessings which are starting to unfurl as a result. For several years now. my wordContinue reading “#oneword2016”

come Home

Come home, hope-filled prisoners! -God He is always calling us back to Him. This invitation is constantly being whispered to, sung over, insinuated as God reminds us, over and over, how much He longs for us. Not just because He wants to be with us, in the romantic sense. But because He wants us free.Continue reading “come Home”

I AM: Free Verse Friday

My daughter, now is the time for you to step into the fullness I have for you. I am the God of the present, not just the past which has been and the future which has not yet arrived. I have enough for you today…. Enough energy to get all I ask of you done.Continue reading “I AM: Free Verse Friday”

comeback timing

When that setback happens in your life, its impact can have you believing there is no hope for a comeback. But that all depends on what you mean by these terms. A set back sets you back from the plan for your life. A come back gets you back on the right track. But whatContinue reading “comeback timing”

love letter to the Beloved

Beloved, yes, I mean you. Please look at me. I am inviting you to come out of hiding and enter My embrace just as you are. My love for you? It’s not based on what you do, for I am not interested in performance as a basis for My love. My love for you? OverflowsContinue reading “love letter to the Beloved”

Sunday Psalm: Let Heaven Come

When Your people humbly drop to their knees before You inviting Your Kingdom to come & invade us, You come. Just as You have throughout human history since its beginning, come and let what You want to be done happen here on earth. Take our brokenness and let Your Light shine through it. Take ourContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Let Heaven Come”