"I had heard of You by the hearing of the ear, but now my eye sees You." Job 42:5 ESV I apologize for staying away for so long. I'm finally ready to share what has been going on in my life. (This article was first written in January ... I've "sat" on it for awhile … Continue reading Hello, Lyme Disease
Honestly, I never felt called or led by God to be a pastor's wife. Both of my sisters married pastors, and before I went to college my parents sweetly told me never to feel pressured to follow their path - the most important thing was to follow God's leading for my life. Most of the time … Continue reading Is God Calling You to Full Time Christian Service?
"He who does not love does not know God, for God is love." I John 4:8 "And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.' This is the first commandment. And the second, like it, is this: ‘You … Continue reading Focusing on God Month by Month in ’14
"Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!" Psalm 46:10 I love storms. I love the booms of thunder, reminiscent of Independence Day fireworks, that shake my house and the lightning flash that always takes me by surprise. Not so much when … Continue reading How Not to Thrill Satan
Do you ever have days ... weeks ... months when you're tired? The past two weeks I've been waiting for my energy to arrive. Still waiting. I've been exercising, eating right, getting sun, working, sleeping well ... why, Lord? It's easy to get discouraged when life isn't going the way I plan! As I wait on … Continue reading Abba Loves Me When I’m Tired
I'm confused . . . I AM intimately involved. Listen to Me and believe. I AM in charge of the knowns and unknowns. I feel alone . . . I AM always right beside you. You are exactly where you need to be. Talk to Me. I AM listening. I'm hurting . . . I AM your true Friend. Deflect your pain … Continue reading The Great I AM Still Is
Today my boys and I ventured out to a laundromat. During my single teaching days I frequented them, but now that I am blessed to have my own washer and dryer, it was only the icky bulky sleeping bag that drove me there. Caleb threw up on it about a year ago. Why rush? So like I said, … Continue reading A Laundromat and Fried Chicken