Where To Run

When things crop up out of nowhere sometimes it really throws us for a loop. It's amazing how trials & circumstances can put the squeeze on us. And what comes out is not always good. But it's real. And best to acknowledge it. Confession - Sometimes I feel paralyzed. And helpless. Immovable. But I know …

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We, Like Sheep

And excerpt from today's Girlfriends In God devotional-"Sheep are dumb, can never be left alone, and often stray, requiring the shepherd to find and rescue them. A shepherd never pushes his sheep but rather leads his sheep, going before them, making sure they are not walking into danger. The natural instinct of sheep is to …

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My Heart In My Hands

I couldn't sleep last night & was still awake at 3am - the proverbial rat running round & round on the squeaky wheel in my head. And sometimes I will have these little what I would like to call "visions" of things. I cannot make this stuff up.When it happens it's usually something profound to …

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He’s Got Us 

Something that I have said quite often when encouraging someone going through a difficult time is "God has got you." I can say it with confidence because He has certainly always had me. Nothing or no one has been anywhere near as faithful. Trustworthy & patient. An ever present Help in times of trouble. The …

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Embracing It All 

Instead of running like hell from or flat-out denying our difficulties - let's try embracing them, prickly & painful as they may be.  It's an awkward dance at best & not an easy one. But there is a pearl of great price in there somewhere.  In due season good will come from our trials. Beauty …

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