Desperate for Jesus

Today, I am reminded that I have allowed my tendency of running away to affect how I pray about and handle my emotions and grief. I have allowed these things to go deeper into my spirit and even unintentionally cultivate my own emotional storage place – just for untouched emotions and grief. If we were…… Continue reading Desperate for Jesus

Allowing Gratitude to be Present

Life has a way of becoming increasingly interesting these days. With Summer over and now we are almost in Winter, I am still waiting/looking for the better days – as far as my health is concerned. I have my days that are marked by their difference, in comparison to where I was last year. This…… Continue reading Allowing Gratitude to be Present

How Will You Prepare for this Transition?

This past week, we have had a great deal of emotions related to the election alone.┬áSome happy.┬áSome sad. Some resolving to be content in a discontented situation. A wide array of emotions. Our actions are just as varied. Complaints. Protests. Violence. Self-isolation. Deleting facebook friends, who are in favor of a different candidate than you…… Continue reading How Will You Prepare for this Transition?

{{Guest Post}} Letting Go and Embracing

One thing I have wanted to do, is introduce guest bloggers to you all. They have wisdom and insight to share. And, I want us to be able to learn from them. I want to see how God is working out all things, even when the light in life seems dim (which is my motivation…… Continue reading {{Guest Post}} Letting Go and Embracing

Isaiah 53:4a – Allowing Him to Carry Your Burdens

In the Interlinear Bible, we find these words from Isaiah 53:4a (if you click the highlighted word, it will take you to its meaning in the original language). Surely our griefs He Himself bore, And our sorrows He carried; My paraphrase based on the definitions: In fact our afflictions (grief, illnesses, and sicknesses) He Himself…… Continue reading Isaiah 53:4a – Allowing Him to Carry Your Burdens