Pushing Through

Excerpt from a devotion I've kept for several years... "Trials and hard times are part of life. In fact, they are an important part of life. Yet, we desperately try to avoid any kind of pain, and when the difficult times come we frantically search for the nearest exit. I have discovered that the most …

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The Treasure In My Ruins

Every single time I fall flat on my face, God is there as my Good Father. To lift me & sweetly help me corral the pieces I've managed, once again, to scatter & fling everywhere. No matter how many times I have to learn the same lessons over & over, He never tires of me. …

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Waiting & Seasons & The Beauty In It All

Waiting is hard sometimes, isn't it? All good things come to those who wait on God. Right? We are so anxious about many things, but we can trust His precision. As long as there is life & breath, there will always be seasons. And as long as He is - which is forever - we …

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The Twisty-ness Of Closure

What a beautiful feeling when something that has been the source of some of our greatest pain is no longer painful. What a beautiful thing when whatever or whoever that is no longer puppeteers our emotions or the direction of our heart. And what a tragic thing to still be trapped in what happened sometimes …

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The Fight For Faith

Faith is absolutely what it takes to get through uncertainty. Faith is not necessary when we know how things are going to work out - that's knowledge. Not to be redundant...It's in the time of UNknowing that having faith is what sees us through to the other side. Faith is what gives us strength to …

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