Their Prayers Gave Me a Push!

Huge changes and decisions were on the horizon. They had been decisions which had been coming for a long time, but were still a struggle to make. Even the wonderful things in life can cause stress, uncertainty, and questioning. People whom I hadn't spoken to in years emailed and called me. "Hey Lianna, how's it... Continue Reading →

Why I Have Journaled for 17 Years.

I have kept a journal for about 17 years. There were seasons of life when I was more consistent in writing than others, but I have always had a journal that I've been writing in. I definitely recommend journaling to anyone! Journaling has brought many emotional and spiritual benefits to my life. (I hope so,... Continue Reading →

My GPS & the Holy Spirit

Even when I know the route to where I am going, I sometimes like to use my GPS. Why do I do this, I wondered to myself one day. It didn't seem to make sense. Then, it dawned on me. The GPS provides a sense of security. It provides a sense of direction when the trip goes... Continue Reading →

From Fear to Faith.

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 →

It’s All About Moments.

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 →

The Word on Wednesday-Straight Paths.

"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 →

Staying in Step with Jesus

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 →

Progress Requires Sacrifice

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 →

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