Recently, my daughter, Son-in-law and 2 year old grandson moved in with us while they are in limbo between selling a house and buying another. It has been a pure joy for me. As I mentioned earlier, Clark is two. Although he is not terrible, he is definitely inquisitive, curious and busy. It seems that… Read More Walking through a “Season of No”
We just came off an amazing weekend hosting the 2017 Mr. & Mrs. Marriage Experience! God is so good and faithful! We had 27 couples spending the weekend at a great venue, Henry’s Garage. We ate fantastic food, Big Sky BBQ & Stacked, heard great teachings, and spent one on one time with our spouses… Read More One Step Forward, Don’t Take Two Back
Genesis 1:27-28 – So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. 28 God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds… Read More The Making of Mr. & Mrs.
I was so inspired by the key verse in my devotions this morning that I just had to share what it spoke to me. Hopefully you will be challenged as well!! Gen 33:12-14 – 12 Then Esau said, “Let us be on our way; I’ll accompany you.” 13 But Jacob said to him, “My lord… Read More “Fools Rush In”
I have recently found myself in the midst of a struggle. It’s a place of growth where I am being reminded to trust God and apply His word to my situation. It’s a place that requires a change of thinking, of renewing my mind. A place where death to my fleshly nature is required on… Read More The Unexpected Gift
This day, Holy Saturday, the day between good Friday and Resurrection Sunday, is one of the strangest days in History. There was never a day like it before and never, praise God, will there be a day like it again. Imagine all those who knew Jesus, who witnessed His death, in that moment stood at… Read More Holy Saturday
Although it’s called Good Friday, it was anything but good for Christ. He was betrayed, rejected, lied about and falsely accused. He was stripped, beaten beyond recognition, crowned with thorns, made fun of and called names. He was tirelessly abused and when he could hardly take more he began the walk to the cross. There,… Read More What’s so good about Good Friday?
“Any defeat that manifests itself in your conduct was first a battle lost in your mind.” Wow!! I read that in my devotion this morning. I’m reminded of the power of our thoughts, of what we allow ourselves to dwell on. Joyce Meyer says, “think about what you’re thinking about.” Today let’s take every thought… Read More Think about what you’re thinking about!
You stand by the window in the kitchen having just opened a new bag of Ruffles. You start to eat one chip at a time staring blankly into the atmosphere. Before you know it, seven minutes have passed and you have no idea how much of the bag you just consumed but you do know… Read More Choose To Live This Day Intentionally
What will you do with 2015? Let it define you? Let it haunt you? Let it depress you? Let it hold you captive? Or, reflect on it, learn from it, be challenged by it and changed because of it! Is. 43:18-19 Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. 19 See, I am… Read More Out with the Old, In with the New