Spirit soaring

Today was to be a day off, but God had other plans for me, which is why I am currently find myself carefully trying to type on a bus! I got a heads up last night, as I was checking an email, and a new favorite song has been added to our to learn listContinue reading “Spirit soaring”

upward falling

Upward falling, spirit soaring I touch the sky when my knees hit the ground -Hillsong United I have been discovering how stronger i am when I admit it am weak. When I lay myself as I am before Him, God does something amazing with me. And He does he same with you too, broken vessel.Continue reading “upward falling”

the last in line

I was one of those kids. The ones that bloomed late, who was gangly, all legs and not as obviously coordinated or all put together as the cooler kids. When we were all lined up, and teams were chosen, I will almost always chosen last. This was even before I started wearing my glasses fullContinue reading “the last in line”

free to be

Today is Canada Day, and Independence Day for our neighbors to the south is fast behind. These dates remind me of the cost of freedom. Much blood has been shed, and even more prayer, hope & dreams invested in freedom around the world. And yet, we still have slavery, prejudice, racism & hatred in theContinue reading “free to be”

Sunday Psalm: take me away

God, I run with all i am for the shelter of Your arms, to the secret place. Take me away from the whirl of busyness, the bustle of work, the chaos of noise as I find myself in the wide open space where You are waiting for me. As we sit by the waters YouContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: take me away”

reckless abandon

God can pour on the blessings in astonishing ways so that you’re ready for anything and everything, more than just ready to do what needs to be done. As one psalmist puts it, He throws caution to the winds, giving to the needy in reckless abandon. His right-living, right-giving ways never run out, never wearContinue reading “reckless abandon”

Sunday Psalm: Your Presence

You opened the door You became the Way You draw me in You invite me to stay Your Presence all i want Your Presence all i desire Your Presence calls me close Closer to Your Presence Holy Holy Holy Lord All Honour belongs to You Alleluia Alleluia Jesus All the glory is Yours Worthy WorthyContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Your Presence”

motivation matters

We are the people of busyness, aren’t we? Life has become faster paced with the addition of increased technology & connectedness in our world. You can now have 24/7 access to almost any topic of interest around the clock. With email & cell phones you can be reached world wide. We need to unplug fromContinue reading “motivation matters”

break the yolk

Yesterday, during worship, I had an encounter with God that shook me. Literally & figuratively. I have a few physical issues that have been bothering me, some of them long years of discomfort. But i had a sense in that split second that although my physical issues are a big deal to me, there wasContinue reading “break the yolk”

stripping away the veil

You have been teaching me a necessary lesson over these past few weeks, God. I keep putting up veils to shield myself from seeing You directly. You Yourself valued being able to see us face to face so much You died on that cross to rip the veil, to make it clear You were approachable,Continue reading “stripping away the veil”