bedazzled? beware!

Over coffee last night, a girl friend and I were sharing a bit of our backgrounds & story with one another….as new girlfriends are likely to do as part of our get to know each other chats (Right girlfriends ;D) She mentioned how sometimes when something seems to good to be true, it is aContinue reading “bedazzled? beware!”

getting it right

Disciplined people can do the right thing at the right time in the right way for the right reason. -John Ortberg I have been disciplining myself to be listening & discerning more before I write or speak. I want to be obedient, and not miss His timing for the moments in my life. Today, IContinue reading “getting it right”

all things new

See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness… Isaiah 43:19 God makes all things new. The sunrise every morning, the sunset every night, the wildflowers in the field, the new greenery on the trees after winter, the uniqueness ofContinue reading “all things new”

when the pain cries out to be heard

I woke up this morning to my worst overall pain day in a long while. I am not going to tell you exactly what hurts, because I had a revelation about pain earlier today I need to share. I have spent too much of my life listening to pain’s voice speak louder than God’s voice.Continue reading “when the pain cries out to be heard”

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?”