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”

#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”

Sunday Psalm: Everything an Offering

Everything I have comes from You. Everything I came into this world with was Your Work. Everything I have been blessed with was from Your hands. Everything I can become and leave behind also came as a gift from Your nail scarred hands. Everything I am I lay down as an offering before You. EverythingContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Everything an Offering”

His transforming makeover

So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him. Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit intoContinue reading “His transforming makeover”

proof is in the…grace?

When I try to control my life, I make an utter mess of it. And I know I have been doing so when I feel surrounded, inside & out with mess. God, however, sees my mess far differently than I do. I want to clean up my messes until I am spotless, and no signContinue reading “proof is in the…grace?”

naturally caffeinated

I am a rarity amongst most of my family & friends. I don’t need to do coffee or tea to wake up in the morning. I like to think of myself as naturally caffeinated, which is another way of saying I am wide eyed & bushy tailed from the moment I get up. I don’tContinue reading “naturally caffeinated”

wrecking ball

Try how you might, runaway, don’t you know you are actually running towards Him? He knew you would run and so He planned to use the path you chose to draw you in, in to His Presence. When you come into his courts and into His Presence you cannot help but be changed. His PresenceContinue reading “wrecking ball”

connection

Connection helps combat depression. We were hardwired to interact, both with one another & God. Lone wolf, black sheep or not. Knowing you have a soft place to fall, arms of support, a listening ear, backing when its needed and words of love- this is the kind of connection our soul cries out for fromContinue reading “connection”