Resident: noun; a person who lives somewhere permanently or on a long-term basis. Reside: verb; 1. have one’s permanent home in a particular place. 2. be situated. 3. (of power or a right) belong by right to a person or body. Beloved, did you know God wants you to live, to reside with Him always? Continue reading “resident”

space in your place

The truth is, inside of what GOD is doing is the most spacious place you could be in. @SteffGretz Stretching your arms seems to make more room for air in our lungs. Yet rolling up our clothes as we pack them takes up less space in our luggage, doesn’t it? How can we get moreContinue reading “space in your place”

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”

hiding place- when is the right time to retreat?

You are my hiding place; You will protect me from trouble & surround me with songs of deliverance. Psalm 32:7 NIV God’s my island hideaway, keeps danger far from the shore, throws garlands of hosannas around my neck. Psalm 32:7 MSG I have learned the hard way that every time is the best time to retreatContinue reading “hiding place- when is the right time to retreat?”

when you are far from Home: 3 tips to help you through

Like Mary, Joseph & Jesus, you too may feel far from home…. in a strange city, foreign country or in an awkward family gathering. You too may be longing for the familiar surroundings or faces you are missing. If you too feel far from home right now, here are a few tips to help youContinue reading “when you are far from Home: 3 tips to help you through”

unforced rhythms of grace

Rest and I are wrestling again. I am not talking about just physical rest, which is where 75% of my struggle is right now. I mean resting in God type rest. The rest that has eternal implications. In the busyness and weariness of the past week, I am once again struggling to maintain my innerContinue reading “unforced rhythms of grace”