To Abide is to remain, to stay, to dwell, to reside, to submit, to connect Ever find yourself trapped in a frantic pace? You’re running every night, your husband is complaining he never sees you, you can’t remember what your kids look like and you’re not sure when you all sat down to dinner together. … Continue reading Abide
Peace Peace is a state of harmony, freedom from distraction, anxiety, obsession and annoyance. It is a place of well-being in mind, an inner calm. We can have many things, but when we do not have peace we feel that gaping hole and try to fill it with anything we can grab a hold of. … Continue reading Peace
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?” John 11: 25-26 In this verse we are slipping into a conversation between, Jesus and our busy friend Martha. When… Continue reading Believe
Within scripture, Jesus spoke many declarations that fall upon believers today. Sadly we often miss them or forget them, that can leave us far from applying them to our lives. A declaration is a formal statement that is announced, avowed, or proclaimed. Scripture is filled with Jesus’ declarations of salvation, promise, love, provision as well as His declarations of… Continue reading Declare
I have been sitting in the passages on God’s Armor all year. At our Spring Women’s Conference we taught on being – This week I had the honor of teaching the morning devotion at Kids Camp. I wrote a poem to remind the girls to clothe themselves in the Armor of God each morning. One… Continue reading She Stands
Justice honesty, integrity, due process, truth, penalty I have to wonder, Lord. Where is justice? Bombs rain down upon innocent children, leaving them standing in rubble, covered in soot as white tear stains run down their cheeks. Where is justice? I read of families running for their lives, their homes utterly destroyed. Their children drown… Continue reading Where is Justice?
Ever Bloom is book that becomes a bouquet of beautiful voices, each with their own fragrance. As I read through Ever Bloom, the beauty of the written word continued to jump from the pages, as each author’s voice rang through, unique and genuine. Through each writer we experience the seasons of life and the lessons… Continue reading Ever Bloom – A Book Review
A conversation can easily turn to full on gossip if we are not careful. We know this, gossip does not please God and it can cause a deep wounds that never heal. If we are women who constantly find ourselves participating in gossip, it should be no surprise when our lives are filled with stress.… Continue reading Gentle Words