I think I was about 16 years old. I had made so many mistakes, fallen so far from God’s plan for my life and tucked my head under the covers of discouragement and despair. I have no idea how I got to that church pew that day, I cannot remember what spark allowed my heartContinue reading “Guilty?”
My daughter woke me with fresh flowers she had picked. What a way to start the day! Stop right now and think of one TINY little thing you could do to brighten someone’s day today… What is it? Who do you want to bless? Figure a way to fit it into your schedule… if youContinue reading “Little Things”
Excited, calm and curious… Have you ever tried naming your feelings as you begin the day? I woke with the ones listed above. I have an interview today so it wouldn’t surprise me to be nervous, fearful and anxious but I feel none of those things. Today I will get the opportunity to meet someContinue reading “Shadows”
Have you ever heard the phrase “walk by one; talk by two?” It’s a little rhyme to help us remember about the time when a child begins to walk on their own and then talk or make phrases. It struck me this morning that I have often been tempted to speak first and think later.Continue reading “Less Talk More Action”
I can hardly believe it’s time for school shopping again, but here we are at the mall. Years ago we decided to set a budget and allow the kids to choose their school clothes, etc. within it. It’s life changing! This does not mean they’re allowed to wear whatever they want￼. It does mean, however,Continue reading “School Shopping”
“Does not wisdom call out? Does not understanding raise her voice? For those who find me find life and receive favor from the Lord.” Proverbs 8:1, 35 NIV https://www.bible.com/111/pro.8.1,35.niv Father, please forgive me for walking away from your wisdom and following my own desires. Lead me Lord… one step at a time.
“The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.” Psalms 19:1 NIV https://www.bible.com/111/psa.19.1.niv