all of You is more than enough

Yesterday was an interesting day. No matter what I did, the timing seemed to be just slightly off. I am sure you can relate. But I had a strong sense that everything was happening according to His timing, despite how I was feeling. Even when I had to head to the ER with my eldestContinue reading “all of You is more than enough”

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”

Presence

The past few days, I have felt overwhelmed physically. A few of my sore muscles are having a hard time giving up their tension, despite prayer and the efforts of my physio & massage therapist. Sleeping on my left side is foreign to me, I have always been a back or right side sleeper, andContinue reading “Presence”

beyond beyond

We can ignore even pleasure. But pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pains: it is His megaphone to rouse a deaf world. –C.S.Lewis, the Problem with Pain Pain has become an almost constant companion to be over the past severalContinue reading “beyond beyond”

soul custody

Our souls were never designed to be in the tug of war battles we find ourselves in. They were designed to be pursued by One and pursue only One. And ever since that lie in the Garden where perfect oneness had existed between man, woman & God the enemy has continued to speak poison toContinue reading “soul custody”

When how long becomes too long

What do you do when your answer isn’t coming? Because the loving God I know intimately has only the best for me…I know this deep deep within my soul. I believe His promises. I know His character never changes. He says He is for me, and He is all in, all the time. So whatContinue reading “When how long becomes too long”

Where to find hope when the world throws you for a loop?

Today, I am headed with one of my kids to the hospital emerge for a minor but very necessary semi emergency surgery. It is not my first run to the emergency room, but this time I am better prepared. How can I stay calm when my baby is headed under an aesthetic & the scalpel?Continue reading “Where to find hope when the world throws you for a loop?”

when is more enough?

Why do we always want more? To do more? Be more? Acquire more? When does NOT desiring more, being content with: who we are what we do what we have become enough? My husband is brilliant in his chosen field. He cares for each client in such a way that years later, these clients orContinue reading “when is more enough?”

reckless grace

God’s reckless grace is our greatest hope. -Timothy Keller As a bird cannot exhaust the air in the sky nor a fish exhaust the water in the sea, neither can we exhaust the grace of God. -Charles Spurgeon His grace is enough. You’ve heard the catchy song and sung it at church. Read the bibleContinue reading “reckless grace”

woman enough

Beth Moore said something years ago that she recently felt she needed to address on her blog. She said something in the heat of the moment that didn’t make sense when she went back to look at it, and decided to take it back out and publicly clarify the issue. I am glad she did.Continue reading “woman enough”