Simple Faith: Perseverance Through Trials

I never thought I’d be grateful for all the waves that crashed over me. They seemed so harsh at the time – relentless, cruel … but now I see how they shaped me – smooth stone girl, polished peace; simple, pure, true… Even in her wrath, I think the ocean worked for God … sanding […]

New Year’s resolution prayer

Great Creator of heaven and earth, only You can grasp the complexity of my soul. Instead of trying to craft my own resolution this year, I choose to open my heart entirely to Your will. Fill me with Your Spirit, and guide me¬†through¬†the process of transformation. By Your Providence, help me become a little bit […]

Deeper Life: Transformation in Christ

Lord, You are my cocoon. In the safety of Your love, I can turn to mush and be made new, emerging when the time is right- with angel wings, ready to soar. Related Scripture Corinthians 5:17 “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new […]