If you learn to trust Me - REALLY trust Me - with your whole being, then nothing can separate you from My Peace. Everything you endure can be put to good use by allowing it to train you in trusting Me. This is how you foil the works of evil, growing in grace through the very adversity that was … [Read more...] about trust and peace hold hands
This day. This most holy of days. It's the day that everything hinges on, really. If this day did not happen, then the guy that we stake our whole life on was just that... a guy. But Friday happened. The darkness. The despair. The Death. Little did everyone know what was in the … [Read more...] about all of the goodness, all of the mess, all of easter.
If what we call love doesn't take us beyond ourselves, it is not really love. If we have the idea that love is characterized as cautious, wise, sensible, shrewd, and never taken to extremes, we have missed the true meaning. This may describe affection and it may bring a warm feeling, but it is not … [Read more...] about love.
It took two blessed years but Ben and I now have friends. I love having people into our home and I think it would be fun to add a creative spin to building community. Things that are memory makers more than just the typical play and dinner dates. My sisters do some really fun get-togethers with … [Read more...] about Because we all need one more thing to do in December
Sometimes, I am able to get out of my little world and truly SEE things. To see the heart issue behind a moment of disobedience. To hear what Lane is actually needing from me in a moment of venting about work. To catch an unhealthy thought and throw it out before it can take root. To be grateful … [Read more...] about i am more.