find rest…

We are all looking for that soft place to land upon when we fall. We tend to keep ourselves busy to distract ourselves from the fact something isn’t right. We all need rest. And some of us need to stop running so we can find it again. Saying yes to some priorities means saying noContinue reading “find rest…”

when counting sheep doesn’t help you get the sleep you need

Breathing in, breathing out. In the quiet, I can hear my heart beat as my body is overcome with its need for rest as I lay down. Another coughing fit takes over, and I find myself desperate for my next fresh burst of air. God, how I need You to intervene. I am now soContinue reading “when counting sheep doesn’t help you get the sleep you need”

Sunday Psalm: time well spent

A Sunday well spent brings a week of content. Sunday. The day we are urged to rest. Connect with what matters most. Look back at what was, leave behind what needs to stay there, and adapt as we need to move forward changed for the better. Remind each other we care. Remind our souls weContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: time well spent”

resting securely on His shoulders

Let the beloved of the Lord rest secure in Him, for He shields him all day long, and the one the Lord loves rests between His shoulders. Deuteronomy 33:12 Today did not start well. I awoke congested and feeling like I had not slept at all. I began work to find a serious glitch has occurs with one ofContinue reading “resting securely on His shoulders”

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

God rest ye merry, gentlemen Let nothing you dismay Remember, Christ, our Saviour Was born on Christmas day To save us all from Satan’s power When we were gone astray O tidings of comfort and joy, Comfort and joy O tidings of comfort and joy! We can have rest because Jesus was born. Shocking, isn’tContinue reading “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”

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”

when history & destiny intersect

Our scars reflect our history but they don’t determine our destiny; they’re the intersection where our pain meets the needs of others. David Cassidy I used to feel badly about my scars, both the visible and private ones. Not any longer. Without my life experiences, I would not be who I am today. I wouldContinue reading “when history & destiny intersect”

runaway, run the way Home

I have had a tendency to run away from home way too often. And God always keeps an eye out from His porch, waiting for me to return. There are times I run because I don’t get what God has planned, and so I fill up at His table only when I hit exhaustion, andContinue reading “runaway, run the way Home”

when you feel like wavering

This week, I took a blow to the body when an unexpected patch of ice literally knocked me fault on my back. I apparently took a blow to the head in that slip. That first night while dreaming in vivid colour, the enemy tried to knock me out in my dreams. I arose in HisContinue reading “when you feel like wavering”