(image via Bonnie Gray http://www.faithbarista.com) We all long to be loved. We were hardwired with that longing, which was integrally woven into our design by our Designer & Creator. For He longs for us to awaken from our slumber, and accept we are beloved. But we are not only loved, and created to be loved. … More we long to be-loved
For all the promises of God find their Yes in Him.—2 Corinthians 1:20 Maybe you are like me, and you have had one too many people break the promise they make to you. You find it hard to trust people whose word doesn’t seem to follow through on what they say they will deliver. Today, … More Yes in Him
A banner is a declaration of who an army belongs to and whose name they fight over. “Stronghold- The Secrets Behind the Wall” by Beth Kinder The Lord is my Banner. Exodus 17:16 So far today, I have forgotten two things i was supposed to remember to do this morning, and remembered to find something … More its banner time
One of my favorite moments in human history occurs in Luke 4:15-21: (Jesus was teaching in their synagogues, & everyone praised him. ) He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. He stood up to read, and the scroll of the … More Freedom is Calling
As of late, there have been a lot of TV shows and movies out there that seem to have the theme of revenge interwoven throughout them. The natural reaction to pain is to strike back. To wound the one who wounded us. To seek revenge, our own personal justice upon our attacker. Falling into the … More the best revenge
I’m pressed but not crushed persecuted not abandoned Struck down but not destroyed I’m blessed beyond the curse for His promise will endure for His joy’s gonna be my strength Though the sorrow may last for the night, joy comes in the morning! –Darrell Evans, Trading my Sorrows When I fail or slide the slippery … More beaten not defeated
Yesterday, I decided to walk around the mall I work in, and explore. As I work on the top floor in one of the professional spaces, I don’t see many of the other businesses, beyond the food court & the stores I pass on the set route I take to catch my bus. On my … More what to do when you catch a glimpse you prefer you hadn’t?