God did not tell Joshua to feel strong and courageous. God told Joshua to be strong and courageous.
Tuesday morning, my prayer ended with me crying out, “God, what am I supposed to do? Am I supposed to start praying for a different result? Am I supposed to ask You to give me a new plea, a new prayer, a new passion? Or am I just supposed to continue to wait?” His answer [...]
I heard God’s voice. Loud and clear. I had been praying unceasingly for a breakthrough in a difficult situation, yet I had such an unsettled feeling about how it was going to turn out - until that day. God replaced my tension with His peace. I heard God voice the reply I had been waiting [...]
Help me realize that if I am trusting You with my future, it also means believing that You know what You are doing in my present
Matthew 5:44, in my opinion, is one of the most difficult verses in the entire Bible. It says: “But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,” Enemies. Can I safely assume that we all have someone who comes to mind when that word is brought up? Someone who is [...]
I don't have a blog post to share today, but I would like to share a song I wrote. "Tomorrow Will Be a New Day" is a lullaby that I started writing bits and pieces of while rocking my grandson, Traxen, to sleep. I recently finished it, and I hope you enjoy it! Lyrics: Lullaby, lullaby. Close [...]
Years ago, whether our family was arriving home after a week-long vacation or a day-long excursion, our kids could accurately predict that the words out of my mouth as our car pulled into the garage would be, “Home sweet home." I have always loved going away. However, when it was time for a family trip [...]