revisiting how to shift the atmosphere

Author’s note: This piece was first shared here on my blog, and has become the number one blog post I have ever written. I believe this is due to the fact many of us feel helpless when we suddenly find ourselves in situations without knowing how to handle them. He often reminds me of theContinue reading “revisiting how to shift the atmosphere”

move on or love up on – the crossroads we all face

We each face a crossroads when confronted with a situation, person or comment which is unexpected, uncalled for or unwanted. We can choose to ask God what to do, or take matters into our own hands. There are times when God does call us to turn the other cheek, forgive and move on. There areContinue reading “move on or love up on – the crossroads we all face”

why’s

We don’t always take a close enough glimpse at one person in the Christmas story whom I can relate to the most. Because like me, Joseph appears to have wondered at the whys of Jesus. Why, Mary? Why Mary?! Why this way, God? Why now? Why me? Why? ‘Why’ is a question we can all seeContinue reading “why’s”

when our walk can speak louder than our talk

There are times when the walls are meant to come down, and God wants us to know it is because of who He is, not due to the works of our hands. Dive into Joshua with me, and take a peek at the battle for Jericho with me today. In Joshua 6, we meet upContinue reading “when our walk can speak louder than our talk”

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”

voice

The only way to find your voice is to use it. Austin Kleon Jeff Goins just confirmed in today’s daily post what I heard this weekend, first on Saturday at a women’s retreat, and then during prayer time this Sunday morning. If you are hearing it three times in three days, its likely a lessonContinue reading “voice”