This Word echoes in my heart and mind lately. I have a choice to trust and receive the Peace that the Peace Giver gives, or to remain in worry and fear. What happens if we view ourselves as a peaceful people? What happens if we really trust God…even with our less than prudent decisions? That […]
I think I might have ADD or OCD or something, because I simply cannot stand to be still for too long. At the airport. Longest wait-just 2 hours. It’s time to write. Lately I’ve felt so many emotions and thoughts cascading through my mind. I’m thankful I can retain focus amidst it all. I trust […]
There really isn’t anything that love cannot break through over time. Love is a choice every day. An action. An effort. To invest in love is to make the world a better place.
So much of my drive in life comes from having some sort of purpose. We all long for a fulfilling role to play in the stage of life. I love my role as mother and always have, however I feel an absence of a role I used to play. Feeling a bit knocked out of […]
What gives us hope in our lives? A promise for an easier life? A better life? A close relationship? A great opportunity? I have to remind myself that Christ Jesus is the greatest hope I can have, to be joyful and certain of my salvation, to cling to His promises, and to stake my life […]
A phrase said often…and really coined at my alma mater…is so easy to say, but so hard to do. Restraint, self-control, and selflessness are qualities that help us through moments of temptation. Ultimately, our self worth will be upheld and we’ll come forth with our concrete values intact and not compromised. Come what may…even if […]
It’s important to have days of rest where you can just focus on a few things…and do them well. Today was that for me. Watching my neighbor’s son, being obedient to Christ in little ways of responding, caring. So much of my life is built on little things. I was thinking about sailboats today as […]