Those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not grow faint. Isaiah 40:31 Hope is fuel and passion fuels hope. Christine Caine How is your fuel tank? Are you running low from all the running around you … More what is fueling your hope?
I wanted the gift of the shortest and easiest path. Instead, He gave me the gift of holding me close and strengthening me for the hard path. It took me a long time to understand that both were gifts. And as I embraced the second, my need for the first lost its tormenting grip. – … More the gifts along the path
People lose their way when they lose their why. – Michael Hyatt You & I have something that millions of people out there do not have and long for. We know our why. We know why we are here. We know who made us. We generally know what He desires for us, and when we … More on course
As I have been rereading the Easter story, I have been struck anew by one word today: betrayed. Jesus was betrayed to His death. That sobering fact is not a simple one, but rather a way more complex than I have ever pondered and mulled over before. Jesus was betrayed. By one of His closes … More snapshots along the Way: Betrayed
I am not sure if I just made up the word “rehoping” or not, but it fits with how I have been feeling lately, so I am running with it! A question was posted today on Twitter on how we find our hope? Here is my response…. Spending time in His Presence restores my hope, … More rehoping
About that time Caesar Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Empire. This was the first census when Quirinius was governor of Syria. Everyone had to travel to his own ancestral hometown to be accounted for. So Joseph went from the Galilean town of Nazareth up to Bethlehem in Judah, David’s town, for … More census honeymoon
Some of you wandered for years in the desert, looking but not finding a good place to live. Half-starved and parched with thirst, staggering and stumbling, on the brink of exhaustion. Psalm 107:4-5 Some of us wake up feeling this way, don’t we? On the brink of sheer exhaustion, running on empty, in desperate need of … More when the road seems long