in light of Him

God can do anything, you know—far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your wildest dreams! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within us, his Spirit deeply and gently within us. Ephesians 3:20 MSG Some days, when I work myself into a daze, my mind wanders from … More in light of Him

prejudiced by pride

First pride, then the crash—the bigger the ego, the harder the fall. Proverbs 16:18 “That will never happen to me.” Little did I know as a young girl all that was going to occur in my life. Molested, lonely, teased, bullied, abandoned, date raped, physical injuries… as much happened to my outsides as did to … More prejudiced by pride

the best revenge

As of late, there have been a lot of TV shows and movies out there that seem to have the theme of revenge interwoven throughout them. The natural reaction to pain is to strike back. To wound the one who wounded us. To seek revenge, our own personal justice upon our attacker. Falling into the … More the best revenge

take courage

Unhappy people hurt people. If you find yourself belittled, diminished, or humiliated, take courage. It’s not about you! -Brian Houston Be strong. Take courage. Don’t be intimidated. Don’t give them a second thought because God, your God, is striding ahead of you. He’s right there with you. He won’t let you down; he won’t leave you. … More take courage