There have been many prophetic words regarding 2019. Believers are geared up, awaiting miracles and blessings. They are ready for changes and for the prayers that they have fervently prayed and cried over to be answered. There is a buzz of anticipation in the air. (I know a grandmother who was greatly encouraged and delighted,… Continue reading The Beginning Is Not the Ending.
Lately I've been filled with gratitude. I've been pondering how I got to where I am today. I think about the people who contributed to raising me during childhood. They sacrificed so much for me, and still do. Many of them are still supporting me, praying for me, and cheering me on. Without them, I… Continue reading Because of Who They Were, I Am.
I feel like my Lord is leading me into the desert. The old routines and ways of life that I've followed for years will change. The daily circles that surround me will be different. It's amazing how much we like to be comfortable as humans, and how difficult it can be to truly embrace change. I've… Continue reading A Desert Season.
I am amazed at the quick transitions in people's lives lately. One friend, just over a month ago, was at a crossroads and had no idea where to turn. This week she told me that she is settled in at graduate school! Another friend had thoughts of moving, and was led quickly to affirmation that she… Continue reading A Season of Trust and Transition
When you pray, be ready to let go. Thy will be done. The Lord hears our prayers. Be ready to let go, if the answer isn't what you'd hoped for. If it turns out to be a "yes" and our amazing God makes a way--then be prepared to let go then, too. Recently I came across this… Continue reading Answered Prayers, Grief, and Letting Go
"Ask Jesus what He wants from you and be brave!"~ Pope Francis It's easy to say that we desire God's will. But it isn't always easy to accept, in reality. Sometimes we have big dreams, and then God quite clearly places us somewhere we did not desire. Sometimes the will of God takes us places… Continue reading Take Courage.