Just over a year ago, I posted this. The gist of the article was about my fears surrounding taking a huge life leap--a leap that would disrupt the stability of everything in my life. Believe me, it was a turbulent time. A year later, here I am. I'm still standing. I'm not in the same place, geographically,… Continue reading From Fear to Faith.
Life is made up of moments. Some people don't give much power to a moment. "It's only one." This gives them an excuse to create destructive habits or to live life without intention or purpose. Each moment is adding up to a future, whether we realize it or not. It is moments that change our… Continue reading It’s All About Moments.
Have you ever noticed that we live in a world that doesn't like change to the way things are? Today we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr's birthday. Martin Luther King Jr. died for the cause of equality for all the races in the United States. There were many people opposed to his message. They wanted… Continue reading A World Used To “The Way It Is.”
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight."~Proverbs 3:5-6 How much do we make our focus wanting to know which path to take? For many of us, we expend a tremendous amount of our thought… Continue reading The Word on Wednesday-Straight Paths.
Someone once wisely told me not to run ahead of Jesus. To walk in step with Him as He leads me. They must have picked up on my tendency to always want to know the future. Or, as another friend of mine put it, I take life "fast." After making decisions, I automatically jump to… Continue reading Staying in Step with Jesus
We cannot move forward without letting go. What we let go of is varied: it could be relationships, desires, sins and bad habits, or other things. Do you want to make progress in your race and move forward into a better future? Then you must learn to let go. No progress can be made without… Continue reading Progress Requires Sacrifice
"Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and He will establish your plans."~Proverbs 16:3 Do you remember the old adage "look before you leap?" I have another take. Ask before you leap. Talk to your Creator, the One who fashioned you and knows you completely and fully. Then, if you have true peace and by all… Continue reading Ask Before You Leap