Spiritual Journey: The dark night of the soul

When God promises you a sunrise, don’t be surprised when He leads you through a pitch black night. The compass He gave you isn’t broken. It wasn’t a mistake to leave everything else behind. You were right to embark on this great adventure. Don’t let the ache in your soul stop you or the lack, […]

Finding beauty in the messiness of life

Who can take credit for the glamor of untamed wilderness? Meandering rivers, tangled forests, infinite shades of wildflower… I love how lavishly our Creator tosses seeds and allows them to grow freely. There’s something gorgeous about the messiness of life. If God wanted to, He could create a world full of structure and order. Instead, He created […]

Deeper Life: Cultivate a personal relationship with God

When we forget that it’s normal to have conversations with God, we get lost. But thankfully- He never stops looking for us. The more time we spend in prayer, the more we realize God’s presence is with us in a spiritual way. We don’t always feel His presence, and we certainly don’t always literally hear […]

Spiritual Journey: Finding God in the brokenness of our humanity

When did the foundation of your life begin to crack? What happened that shattered your illusions once and for all? There are a million ways for our hearts to break; There are a million reasons to fall apart; And thankfully, There is one God, who rushes in to seal every fissure with Love. On the […]

The importance of practicing gratitude on our journey of faith

A grateful heart is an open window that allows the whole house to be filled with fresh air. Just unlock and lift… let the breeze love you. In our humanity, we tend to get mad or drift away and stop helping others, when we don’t feel appreciated. God’s not like us. He blows graces into […]

One step at a time

Faith is built out of one step into the unknown at a time. It’s takes courage to walk through mysterious doorways into God.

Repurposed

I don’t enjoy the process of being stripped down, laid bare, sanded and repainted- but how else can God preserve the essence of who I’m created to be, while also answering my prayers for transformation?