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Doing Good

Are you focused on doing good for others? During the days of waiting on my editor, I sometimes think I am crazy to lay the deep things of my heart out in the open before strangers, acquintances, neighbors, friends and family. Often I think, “What have I done?” But I am reminded that I am to be devoted to doing what is good. (Titus 3:8) God …

Broken Inside

When those around you are struggling and relationships are hurting where do you turn? I can’t imagine not having God to run to. It still takes me awhile to “get it” together and let Him work through the conflict to see it with His eyes and understanding. Do you wake up some days and it seems like everything is against you? Tensions …

From Faith to Faith

“For in the gospel a righteousness from God is revealed, a righteousness that is from faith to faith.” Ro 1:17 (NIV, KJV) Have you ever heard of the song “Step by Step” by Rich Mullins? It has been a reoccuring theme song in my life. The verse in Romans reminds me of this song…from faith to faith, one stepping stone at …

Living By Faith not Feelings

As Christians we are to offer our bodies, that includes our minds, as a living sacrifice pleasing to God which is our spiritual act of worship. In doing so, we are to no longer conform to the patterns of this world, but transformed by renewing our mind. (Ro 12:1-2) In our society today, I see the spirit of passivity running rampant even within the …

What Have You Been Thinking About?

Ps. 48:9 We thought of your steadfast love in the midst of your temple. This week as I have more time on my hands to think releasing my manuscript to an editor and waiting for a response, I was challenged to think about what I am thinking about in Joyce Meyer’s book, Battlefield of the Mind. As I continue on my journey of publishing,and speaking …

Grow in Grace

2 Peter 3:18 But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be glory both now and forever. Amen.” Today, after reading this verse in the morning, I had forgotten to apply it within a few hours! Grow in the grace given us through Jesus! After hitting a bump in the road, and not liking some constructive criticism …

Don’t Leave Home Without It!

Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to speak to a group of ladies for the first time about my books and how God had lead me into the new adventure of writing about prayer and journailing. As I was heading home, immediately doubts slowly crept in with seemingly innocent questions and thoughts…I forgot to say this…I meant to say that… …
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