I had been seeking the Lord for several long weeks about something very important. I wanted to quit what I had been doing for three years. I was someplace I believed God had sent me, but I didn't really see any results from my hard work. I was tired of it! Stressed out! There were… Continue reading Don’t Give Out (Or Give Up!)
Today, I begin my post with worship. Precious Jesus, we surrender. https://youtu.be/s7jXASBWwwI The Lord keeps bringing this Scripture to my mind: "I have found David son of Jesse, a man after my own heart; he will do everything I want him to do." Acts 13:22 Isn't the key to being a person "after God's own… Continue reading All To Jesus I Surrender
I want to make a confession. I've already confessed this to the Lord. Now, I openly confess it to you. Praying seems like another thing on my "To Do" list. (I can barely type these words.) It is so terrible! What's wrong with me? I'm supposed to love prayer. Should anyone dare to confess such… Continue reading We Can Strengthen Our Intimacy With God By Exposing Our Heart To Him
One day, I was looking for a particular toy for my son. Stepping on my tippy toes, I blindly reached into a large box on a high shelf in my closet and scooped up a handful of small toys. As I held it up to see if I had the desired toy, this is what… Continue reading Can’t Sleep?
It really hurt my feelings. It was like stopping by your best friend's house only to discover she was having a big party and you hadn't been invited! I felt so left out and hurt. I felt like crying. That morning, I had walked in to the Women's Bible Study and there were all my… Continue reading Love Is Strong Spiritual Warfare
" ... Then one day, my world was shattered. I lost my job because of lies ..." Wait, I'll get to that, but let's start at the beginning. I was blessed to spend 18 years as a stay-at-home mom. That was the desire of my heart. But my kids started growing up, so at age… Continue reading When Disaster Strikes
What would happen if our goal were to help just one person at a time? Could it possibly make a difference? Mother Teresa thought so. It's interesting that someone who helped so many had this philosophy: Mother Teresa's words remind me that people who need God's love are all around me. I can't help… Continue reading Helping One Person at a Time – Inspiration from Mother Teresa