As I write this, we have three packers in our home. What I have been worrying and stressing over, God granted. We got our movers. And movers do make me nervous. Strangers in your home, packing your stuff. Hoping things go over smoothly, things don't break etc. It's just the stress of moving in general.… Continue reading Are We Like Jonah?
One of my favorite songs is Lift Me Up, by The Afters. It is packed full of the reassurance that even in the darkest of times, the times when we are so unsure, unhappy with ourselves, can't face ourselves, that even then, God loves us. He loves us through our trials enough to teach us… Continue reading Midweek Inspiration | Purpose In Trials
It isn't easy to trust God, but it isn't easier to trust the world. Mankind will fail us. But God...never! Take strength in His name. Walk boldly toward Him with lifted hands. The Lord is with you. And with God, all things are possible. You will get through this week. May you seek God at… Continue reading God’s Strength Will Get Us Through
It's normal to feel doubt. It's hard to wait for an answer from God. But this is the beginning of process. We have the promise from God also that we are not alone. We will get through this. You will get this. (NLT) Psalm 59:09, "You are my strength; I wait for You to rescue me,… Continue reading Patience In Hardship
This post appeared a little later today because I've been struck by life. But even through this, God is teaching me. I wanted to have everything on schedule, and it didn't work out that way. God uses moments of our imperfection to teach us His perfection, which is different than the world. Perfect means flawless… Continue reading Christian Perfectionism Isn’t What You Think (Full Version)
I've been contemplating the line, "And lead us not into temptation," for the past few days. And God, within the past few minutes, just blew up my mind with realizations. The Lord's prayer is a diamond in the ruff. It's a prayer many know, but many also overlook. Sort of like the pledge of alliance… Continue reading Hidden Messages Of The Lord’s Prayer
Awaited Temple The temple in the Old Testament was a huge deal. The reasoning was because it was a place for God's Spirit, essentially, to go. This is why people had be careful about who approached the temple, and who didn't. David actually wanted to build the temple for God, but because David had been… Continue reading Where Is God’s Temple?