You would have to be hiding under a rock not to have heard what has been happening in the USA the past few months. 2020 has been a milestone year that none of us will forget, with a big factor of that tied to the 2020 election and the presidential election results. I am not … Continue reading Is Anyone Actually Right?
A dear friend asked me that question the other day: what have you been writing? It speaks more toward her confidence in me than my confidence in myself. What have I been writing? Well, nothing that feels of any significance. Through the pandemic I wrote a few scripts for a children's devotional series. I wrote … Continue reading What have you been writing?
Often when we come to God, we approach Him with a list of to-do’s, wants, needs, and stuff that we’ve decided needs to be accomplished. The Lord honors all forms of our prayers to Him, but if this is where we keep it, we’re missing out on the richness and beauty of deeper relationship with … Continue reading A Guide to Listening Prayer
At the beginning of the year, I felt the Lord say that 2020 would be a time for stripping away the false securities and unconscious mindsets that I'd built to help me feel in control, and to fully hand over all aspects of my life to HIM. This included my finances, promises from Him, my … Continue reading A Time to Trust
This past weekend, I was honored to be a part of The Salvation Army USA Eastern Territory's Jesus Theater Training weekend. On Saturday, I was asked to give the devotional thought and was lead to share the example of God perfect love. Below is a shortened version of what I shared with the group. Take … Continue reading Perfect love is…
I have a soft spot for cute t-shirts. About a year ago, I went on a workout top spending spree and ending up buying a slew of tank tops with popular quotes from my favorite movies. I included sayings from "Hunger Games," "Legally Blonde" and "Mean Girls,"--just to name a few. My absolute favorite is … Continue reading Goliath in Front
Since the beginning of the year, I've found myself drawn to the story of David. Instead of spending time in the battles and his time as king though, I've instead focused on his early years and his anointing as a boy as the future king of Israel. I was specifically drawn to the first time … Continue reading Crowned with David
But one who prophesies strengthens others, encourages them, and comforts them.1 Corinthians 14:3 (NLT) I think it's appropriate to start off a blog based on prayer and my personal prayer life on National Day of Prayer 2019. I wish I could say I planned it that way--that I had that much forethought and creativity--but it's … Continue reading Beginning Again – National Day of Prayer 2019
Exactly one month ago today, I came home from work and was rushing to get ready and out the door to a graduation party. As I was changing, I saw one of my necklaces on the floor. I picked it up and went to put it back on a necklace holder on my dresser when … Continue reading Unexpected Generosity
The night before my wedding, I was waiting for my sister/Maid of Honor, future SIL, and best friend/bridesmaid to get back from Target to take me to The Cheesecake Factory for my Bachelorette party. I wasn't interested in doing anything elaborate, but they insisted on running out before we left. I had previously written my … Continue reading Two Years Later: Our Story