“In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.” Proverbs 16:9 It’s that time of year again. The time when yet another year (!) has already passed. In anticipation of a new year, people begin to make “New Year’s Resolutions.” (Some will keep them, many others will not.) People forget that every day… Continue reading Thoughts On A New Year.
An exciting possibility recently surfaced in my life, quite unexpectedly. Immediately I began to play out what might occur, when, and how all the other aspects of my life would be affected by this possibility. In my mind, I began to manipulate everything to work out nicely. Essentially, I began to try to take the… Continue reading Letting God…Be God.
"Now listen, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business and make money.” Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. Instead, you ought to say,… Continue reading God Willing.
Everywhere in the world, the Spirit is moving. The world is being changed and transformed. Embedded below is one of my current favorite songs about this very topic. The Lord is working in each of our lives, too, in very specific ways. Truly, He is on the move! What do you feel the Holy Spirit doing in… Continue reading What is The Lord Doing In Your Life?
This prayer was in one of my devotions a few days ago, and it really resonated with me. So often I walk the path, but don't know exactly where it is going to lead. I must put all my trust in my Heavenly Father to lead me. We walk along the path that we know… Continue reading Walking the Path with God.
"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.
"From one man he made every nation of humanity to live all over the earth, fixing the seasons of the year and the national boundaries within which they live."~Acts 17:26 Hearing the stories of how people end up in a certain place is always interesting. I mean, why would someone choose to move from California… Continue reading The Places He Puts Us