And when they lifted up their eyes, they saw no one but Jesus only. Matthew 17:8 ESV. When waters surround us and our burdens fill every empty space to drown us, all we need to do is look up and see the sun shining through the clear blue water and follow the light to our salvation. … Continue reading See Jesus
What would I do without the voice forever in the background of my chaos reminding me of realistic outcomes and the joys of God's promises? If you're asking what voice? Isn't that just me talking to myself? It's okay, it takes time to learn to recognize that that's not a fly buzzing in your ear, … Continue reading Jiminy Cricket!!
I cried myself to sleep last night and that's okay. Our society has plagued our minds to think that only the weak cry, only the weak feel anxious and overwhelmed, only the weak feel sadness. This is not true at all. Why do we try to regulate our feelings to the point where there is no … Continue reading I Cried.
When we read Matthew 6:33, we always forget to read the preceding verse. (For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have NEED of all these things. But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Matthew 6:32-33 … Continue reading The Things Added
Daniel's Fast day 8 I had a sugar binge. I couldn't take it anymore. I was so hungry and I thought to myself "It's okay, I'll just start again tomorrow". Let me be completely transparent, I ate cookies, candy, donuts, etc. Full out orgy of glucose. That sounds a lot like how we live our … Continue reading Compromise
I have been without a computer for a while but praise God I have it back and can post again 🙂 1 John 4:4 (KJV) says "Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world." Many times we forget … Continue reading He That is Within You
We are so accustomed to always being on the defense and having our guard up. We have protect ourselves right. The problem is that protection is not our responsibility. The Lord is our protector. God is our defender. So why do we always have our guard up? We end up shutting out people who have … Continue reading Defense
When our soul finally awakens, it seems like there are so many areas of improvement you can work on. It can at times be very overwhelming. You faults present themselves like a Christmas dinner laid out right in front of you. I want to encourage you that you are right where you need to be … Continue reading Placement.
God and I had a conversation this morning about waiting. I asked God why does it take so long for things to manifest in my life? Why can't it be instantaneous? Why can't I pray for something and the next phone call or knock on the door I get is an answer to my prayers? … Continue reading Trust (not maybe, ALWAYS)
May I borrow a cup of sugar? Whenever I think about community I hear that phrase. How many people would actually go to your neighbor and ask them for a cup of sugar these days? How many people actually know all their neighbors and can count on them whenever you need something? I'm sure there … Continue reading Community.