How in the middle of storms can we sleep through the thunder? When everyone is struggling around us how do we have peace? In times of desperation, how do we turn to Jesus Christ? This is following yesterday's post- Desperate For Toilet Paper (Reckless Love Of God?) I was inspired to write about desperation after … Continue reading Desperate For Christ (Benefits Of Weakness)
David, like Job, cries out to the Lord often. We think of how strong David was in his faith, and I think, we forget he often felt forsaken by the Lord, too. Look at what God did for David, though! The Lord was present, and the Lord can be just as present in our lives, … Continue reading Feeling Weak & Distant From The Lord
There are some amazing and powerful songs about how God rescues us, answers us, is our Comforter, and our Strength. Everyone finds encouragement through these and the scriptures that inspire the songs. But it is hard to also understand that God's goodness is not only given to us in good times. Often we receive His … Continue reading We Want His Goodness, But Not The Growth
It's time to look back at the scriptures I've focused on this past year and see if God was trying to teach me anything.
(I was not planning on writing today. But as I was worshipping God I kept having this strong scene in my mind, and I just had to write a piece on the message. I hope it speaks to you.) Raindrops fall down my face against the darkening skies. Sunset had not appeared. It vanished before … Continue reading The Lamp Post | Flash Fiction
June has been a lot to say in the least. It seems like so long since I wrote the post picking out this month's scripture. This month has been one of the tightest budgets we have had. I have been stretching everything grocery wise in our household to last this month from one grocery trip … Continue reading God Is In The Good And Bad (And He Really Was!) | Life Update/Reflection
Sunlight streams through me. Rainbows dance below. I soar under His wing a child of the clouds. Up here I am not burdened. Lightened by the weightless journey. Flying high within the sky. I am a child of the clouds. Yet storms roll in and I become afraid. I seek His wing, but … Continue reading Midweek Inspiration | Child Of The Clouds