armor up

God is stirring something in His daughters today….can you sense it? He is calling us, His Bride, to band together & intercede, cry out for the ones we love. The enemy strategy is to take us down, however he can. God defeats him by linking us together with His power & love, and strengthening usContinue reading “armor up”

call on His name

The name of the Lord is a strong fortress; the godly run to Him and are safe. Proverbs 18:10 Not only is God Himself our stronghold, our safe refuge, but His very name is a strong fortress! Have you ever faced something so mind-numbing, grief-paralyzing or shockingly painful that the only word you could speakContinue reading “call on His name”

for the best

No weapon that can hurt you has ever been forged. Any accuser who takes you to court will be dismissed as a liar. This is what God’s servants can expect. I’ll see to it that everything works out for the best.  -God’s Decree, Isaiah 54:17 God Himself has told us what to expect in the battleContinue reading “for the best”

don’t skip your sorrows: wisdom awaits

Don’t skip over your sorrow, there is wisdom it wants to teach you. -Dr. Henry Cloud God uses all circumstances & scenarios to teach us if we are His, and to try and reach us if we aren’t. My recent fall has taught me a few things about myself. This being my second minor blowContinue reading “don’t skip your sorrows: wisdom awaits”

Sunday Psalm: Safe Haven

worrying & working my fingers to the bone only leads to exhaustion, and hiding myself within only leads to frustration. You have better in store for me than that, Your Spirit reminds me. Your love offers a portal of rest. A safe haven in my storms, a refuge in the midst of the battles thatContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Safe Haven”

The #1 Pain Reliever

Over the past couple of decades, I have had numerous physical and hurtful issues arise. I have learned that God is the best pain reliever I can ever ask for…and I first learned that lesson at the same time as how to quickly forgive…. all in one painful incident! I had difficulties with delivering bothContinue reading “The #1 Pain Reliever”

The 3 ways rest can keep us safe

Did you know that not getting enough rest is bad for you beyond how it affects your body? There are three key reasons why rest is one of the components to our overall well-being, besides the benefits physically. 1. Rest denies the enemy from affecting our soul. It appears that rest is one of ourContinue reading “The 3 ways rest can keep us safe”

introvert- come out of hiding

Believe it or not, I am an introvert. I take quite a while to feel like I belong when in a large group of people. In fact, I normally don’t. I struggle with the tension of being born to communicate, and the burning desire to keep myself hidden. As Gandalf says so aptly, "Keep itContinue reading “introvert- come out of hiding”