tears for now

I heard a voice thunder from the Throne: “Look! Look! God has moved into the neighborhood, making His home with men and women! They’re His people, He’s their God. He’ll wipe every tear from their eyes. Death is gone for good—tears gone, crying gone, pain gone—all the first order of things gone.” Revelation 21:3-4 MSGContinue reading “tears for now”

the magnetic pull of focus

One day spent in Your house, this beautiful place of worship, beats thousands spent on Greek island beaches. I’d rather scrub floors in the house of my God than be honored as a guest in the palace of sin. Psalm 84:10 MSG I love to worship. It is the one thing I like best afterContinue reading “the magnetic pull of focus”

in His Presence

Your God is present among you, a strong Warrior there to save you. Happy to have you back, He’ll calm you with His love and delight you with His songs. Zephaniah 3:17 MSG I have a confession to make. This verse is one of my favorite verses in the Old Testament.  In the passage ofContinue reading “in His Presence”

Sunday Psalm: Prince of Peace

Into the storms of my life You enter with a mighty roar You announce to the heavenlys the Prince of Peace has arrived yet in all Your might You speak with such love and care right when i need You the most The wonder of it all lies not in Your might but in YourContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Prince of Peace”

Silent Night

Silent night, Holy night All is calm, all is bright Round yon virgin mother and child Holy infant, tender and mild Sleep in heavenly peace, Sleep in heavenly peace. Since becoming a mother, I realized that probably one of the most peaceful moments I ever had with each of my children was the moment IContinue reading “Silent Night”

when peace appears to be in pieces

God knew our world would be divided by country, race, actions & emotions. After all, He is the one who separated us at the tower of Babel, as the result of humanity’s decision to try to reach Heaven based upon the works of their hands. That drive for glory and conquering has simmered within humanityContinue reading “when peace appears to be in pieces”

Lover of Your Presence

I can’t hold it back my love for You it bubbles up within waiting for me to open my mouth and release it I only want to be with You the Lover of my soul I long to be always in Your embrace gazing upon Your Holy face seeing Your love reflected in Your gazeContinue reading “Lover of Your Presence”

when it’s time to rest

I have decided not to write today. I am still trying to process a whole boatload of changes headed my way, and I am literally all thumbs this morning. I am taking some time to rest, recharge and reboot despite this being my busiest work day of the week. Because the time spent with HimContinue reading “when it’s time to rest”

all access pass

image via Remade Ministries Over and over, I fail. His love for me remains, constant, solid, dependable. Unlike me. I am nowhere near perfect, inside or out, but I am no longer where I was when He found me. One thing has changed me for eternity: His love. And His love is a constant flowingContinue reading “all access pass”

under pressure

In Me you can have peace. In the world you have pressure, but be daring! I have conquered the world – John 16:33 ERV “Under Pressure” by Queen is one of the most popular songs of past 35 years, not just because it is catchy, but all of us can relate… We all feel likeContinue reading “under pressure”