My comfort, Your promise

I am hurting today. My body is yearning for relief, my soul is crying for release. And the first Word I read today as I open Your Word? This is┬ámy comfort in my affliction, that Your promise gives me life. Psalm 119:50 ESV I choose to believe You answered my heart cry in those Words,Continue reading “My comfort, Your promise”

Sunday Psalm: Pressing In

God, no matter where I go I find You, for You never leave me… I just take my eyes of Your face. I am tired of wandering this desert of my own making. When I stop seeking the Source, I run dry. When I press in to Your Presence, You release the torrent of loveContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Pressing In”

go to the source

I am an avid learner, as I recently shared in my desire to keep taking courses. I like to study the Word, read how others interpret the Word, and grow through the process. The image I am sharing today struck me as a great visual reminder of the three key ways to encounter truth, andContinue reading “go to the source”

never beyond reach

Because maybe Jesus wants us to know there is no place we can find ourselves where His presence cannot reach us. Bonnie Gray, Finding Spiritual Whitespace Sometimes there are lines you can read that reach out to squeeze your heart so tightly, it becomes hard to breathe. The quote above just did so to meContinue reading “never beyond reach”

let Him decide

Max Lucado- Let Him Decide There is an old song that still echoes in my mind from time to time “Take everything to God in prayer.” Most of us, if we are really, really honest with ourselves, go elsewhere first. To a touchable breathing live person. One we already know will be there for us,Continue reading “let Him decide”

looking truth in the face

I faced a lifetime of looking the truth in the face before it had time to burrow under my skin. #TheMercifulScar It takes a lot to look the truth square on, and come to grips with it. It is much easier for most of us to hide it away, and keep following the same oldContinue reading “looking truth in the face”