“Do you know of any parent who would give his hungry child, who asked for food, a plate of rocks instead? Or when asked for a piece of fish, what parent would offer his child a snake instead? If you, imperfect as you are, know how to lovingly take care of your children and give… Continue reading Bread Instead of Rocks
There is a lie from the enemy that emotions are bad and Jesus does not approve of them or used them for his glory. We have emotions because he created them. While he created them, he did not command us to be controlled by them if the earthly realm is not matching up with his… Continue reading The Lie So Many Believe About Emotions
There is a Facebook video floating around with a Momma bird protecting her nest full of unhatched babies from a GIGANTIC tractor and tiller. You see smaller tires in the front, a larger one in the back, and the sharp blade come by. As the danger continued to increase in volumes, she rose up her… Continue reading God My Shield
Today is Mother's Day. A day where mother's, grandmother's, aunt's, cousin's, and women all around the country are celebrated and cherished. Today is supposed to be joyous and a celebration, a day to give extra gratitude and thanks to those special women. Yesterday, to my surprise, I was E-M-O-T-I-O-N-A-L and this morning I woke up… Continue reading God Remembered Her.
Confession time...I have this habit of isolating myself. To me, there is nothing better than a pair of fuzzy pajamas, puppy snuggles, a mahogany teakwood candle, and a good book. Which is not a bad thing if it does not happen all the time or in moments when we actually need to be with other… Continue reading The Harmful Side Effects of Isolation
Before Jesus, I was lonely, depressed, and suicidal. I was consumed in self-medication through pain killers and alcohol. I was addicted to pornography and ashamed, looking for love and all the wrong places. I was labeled things like bipolar, ADHD, anxious, and mentally ill, and was told I would never get better....
How many times have we go to do what God has called us to do and then doubt came creeping in? Or can you remember a time when you have gone to take a big leap of faith and you have accidentally stumbled on the way to making the jump? We all have dealt with… Continue reading Taking The Leap