Embracing the fullness of my messy, miraculous life

This is the road of authenticity – one day rocky, another smooth. It’s easy to love the sand squishing between our toes, hot sun warming our souls … storms are another story. One way or another, we need to believe in the Light that never stops shining behind clouds and radiates always deep inside. This is the […]

Encouragement! For when life has crushed your spirits

When life knocks us off our horses and tramples us into the mud, it’s easy to forget about God. Next time you’re crushed and defeated, I hope you lift your eyes and Remember: He wants you to rise.

Deeper Life: Embracing the mystery of faith

Into still and inky waters – under pitch black skies, I row. There is a light beyond this darkness – I can feel it in my soul. It’s a mystery that calls me – with every prayer, I row. Deeper and further away from the shore- I lose sight of everything I’ve known, and still I row. […]

Deeper Life: Allow yourself to follow the promptings of the Spirit

Choosing the Light I struggle with the juxtaposition between what the Lord whispers into my soul and the constant shout of the world. I choose to walk toward the quiet light of His love, and it costs me. God, give me the strength to follow You through darkness- help me illuminate the path for others.

Spiritual Journey: When you need to step away from the chaos of life

If you want to be covered in chaos, go ahead and bathe in it – it’s easy to do, just soak in the news and talk to people. If you want peace, you need to shut out the world for a little while. Maybe leave a little window open, so you can know what’s going […]

Inner Workout: Saying yes to God even when it comes at a price

I am the very opposite of what I’m told a woman should be. Fortunately, I have the strength to rebuke those voices, and I know Who gave that strength to me. What does it say about society, when a woman can feel the power of God’s love coursing through the depths of her being, and […]

Prayer for Healing Addictions

“Therefore if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come. The old is gone, the new is here.” -2 Corinthians 5:17 God bless and heal our loved ones, who are struggling to break free from addiction to harmful substances and behaviors.   Sometimes it feels like we’re losing them to the darkness of their issues. They’ve changed […]