There will always be valleys for us to find our way through. There will always be dark places where the light barely shines.
David refused to give into doubt and fear. He knew that no harm could come to him, because his God was trustworthy.
I think that one of the hardest things about being who I am– a pastor’s kid, a Christian school graduate, a Bible college graduate, a pastor’s wife– is the fact that I know all the so-called right answers to all the spiritual struggles I face in my daily life. I know them in my head, […]
God has been teaching me about faithfulness. I have always been one who likes my reward immediately. Delayed gratification? No thank you. Mostly what I want is instant success and a whole lot of people telling me how wonderful I am. You know, like how people were with Jesus when He was on earth. Oh, […]
You’re okay with walking, climbing, and maybe even running now and then. But leaping?
God’s peace, that passes all understanding, is available to us today as we seek to obey God’s instructions.
What if we are limiting God’s ability to work in our lives because we’re not expecting Him to show up and do something amazing on a boring old Tuesday morning?
Everywhere I look in my house there’s a mess that needs cleaning, a problem that needs solving, a person that needs loving.
Sometimes I wonder if there is any point at all to the time and energy these things require. We all want to make a difference. We want to see some kind of fruit for our work.
I think that one of the hardest things God does in our lives is to put a desire in our heart and then make us wait before He fulfills that desire. Sometimes it’s more than just a wait– usually it’s more than just wait. Usually it’s a detour, the long way round, and often it […]