This is God’s Word to me this week as I feel the Holy Spirit’s prompting to MOVE. Flee evil. I’m not going to win against giants that are more we’ll established than I am. Sometimes, God gives you the grace to get through the hard, sometimes He tells you to flee. He tells me that […]

Carrying our cross

This Easter was memorable for me..and not just from Easter Egg dying, or finding baskets, or making delicious meals, or managing to give Lewis a haircut and getting all 3 kids their baths before Sunday School…or the 4 hour ER trip we made Sunday night, but as I showed the kids part of the movie, […]


Our lives add up to a simple sum of how much we give. How much do we love? How much do we care? How much do we offer the oikos around us? Do we offer them love? Good counsel? Joy? Peace? Hope? On St. Patty’s Day today, I am reflecting on what St. Patrick did […]

Experiencing hardship

I think we cannot experience God like we do when going through trials, hardship, suffering, persecution, and loss. Not everything is punishment. I have learned that hardship can come for us to simply know Him more, to prayer more fervently, to draw near to Him, to become stronger, to see and experience His presence. Sometimes […]

The Hard Life

This is the time of my life when I feel hard pressed on every side, but not crushed. At times afraid, but encouraged by my Heavenly Father daily. God is so good and I rest my whole life on this fact. One can not argue with facts. I believe that He is good and loves […]


Anticipation-I love this word. It hints at excitement, something good is coming. This is how I am to wait for the Lord. I am waiting for important things right now. Some things are much harder to wait for than others. Trusting God has my very best in mind and that I am dearly loved, holy, […]