The beautiful thing is that God calls us into places that the world might see as crazy, but it’s really just a place that allows His love to be fully and unmistakably revealed.Read More
Today I woke up full of hope! There's peace and joy in my heart. There's even a little smile on my face. Even though today is the day that my daughter won't be born, today is the day that my Savior was born!Read More
The birth of my Savior has brought tidings of comfort and joy. The birth of my Savior brought hope. Peace. Strength. Faith.Read More
And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.Read More
It's okay to be mad. This is a perfectly acceptable feeling. I've learned a lot of things the last few months and one of them is feel my feelings. Don't stuff them. Don't run from them. Don't hide from them. Feel them. Process them. Give them to God.Read More
The scriptures we cling to in hard times are not just empty words, they're life giving, hope filled promises. And God keeps his promises.Read More
But God... but God is so good. He helps. He heals. He breathes life. He brings new mercies every morning.Read More
I trust that he will create beauty from these ashes. I trust that he will turn my mourning into gladness. I trust that he will take my faint spirit and give me a garment of praise.
He will continue to comfort me. He will bind up my broken heart. He will be glorified.Read More
And though I wish so much that Abbie was here with me, waking me up every couple hours to be fed, though I wish that so much, I know that I will go home one day, too, to be with God.
And that one day Abbie, Tony, Tim and I will worship our good, good Father together.Read More
Even when the fight seems lost, I'll praise you. Even when it hurts like hell, I'll praise you. Even when it makes no sense to sing, louder then I'll sing your praise.Read More
Help us to pray, help us today. Help us to rest within Your grace. Meet us today.Read More
Life is hard. But God is good. And he's there in the easy times and the hard times. He's the same in the easy times and the hard times. He is God. And he is good. And for him I am thankful.Read More
I love this. It's so simple. Go get wisdom. And then get insight on that piece of wisdom. That's the beginning of wisdom.Read More
I'm covered. I'm loved. I'm accepted. God won't leave me.Read More
Time to stop pouting about Monday being here and start being thankful for a gift of another day.Read More
Why do I do what I do? Why do I say what I say?
To please man? My family? My friends?
Or to please God?Read More
"Prayer guides like a compass. In the most tangled forest I close my eyes and say the words that pull me in direction."Read More
I don't want to be divided.Read More
Variations of this verse are repeated a lot in the four gospels. People were upset that Jesus dined with sinners, talked to sinners, healed sinners, and went into sinners' houses.
It happened so much.
And I started pondering why. Why were people upset about this?Read More
So I'm gonna try to look to God for stability and consistency instead of my circumstances. And I'm going to repent when I look to my circumstances instead of God for those things. And he's going to continue sanctifying me. Because he loves me.Read More