What To Do When God Gives You The Opposite of What You Ask For
God can be trusted, I know He can...yet sometimes I can’t believe what seems to be happening around me. So what can we do when it just doesn’t make sense or when we are just plain disappointed? Maybe even when we wonder if God got this one wrong. Tell Him the truth...read more
He’s Still There
My new favorite morning spot is a swivel chair in my living room. I grab my coffee, turn the chair towards the windows and watch the sunrise over our grassy field. It’s quiet, and every morning has something new to see, but the sunrise is constant. Today, as I watched...read more
What Is God Resurrecting In You?
You may have heard it said, "If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!" Okay. But how? What does that even mean? What it means is that areas of your life that seem rotten, God can bring new life to. Areas that seem dead, He...read more
What Must You Let Die- So You Can Live?
Are Good Friday and Easter hard to connect with? I wonder if this might help. As I watch this next season of life unfold, what I am noticing with my kids is how we let parts of ourselves die so they might live. We let our expectations of them, we let molding them...read more
What Would You Do If You Were Not Afraid?
I was reading a book to my kids and it was full of sketches, some colored and some not. Teddy my kindergartner stopped me and said, “Mom can I color the pictures?” “Of course Teddy.” “But mom what if I color outside the lines?” What I heard in his voice was fear. His...read more