Little Reminders of Truth

Easter has come and gone. My house still has the decorations up and I will get to putting away eggs, bunnies and crosses. But for now, I am reminded of new beginnings. Jesus came to give us life, real life, abundant life, full life. That is what the cross was about. He took our...
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Easter is an Invitation to New Life

It’s Easter week and all over the country people will dust off their Bibles and flock to local churches where they will find specially planned services. Children will dress up in their Easter best and smile for pictures as they wait for chocolate bunnies and egg hunts....
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Why the fighting?

Do your relationships need a resurrection? Whether it’s marriage, friendship, co-workers or children, God is interested in our relationships. In our interaction with one another we have the opportunity to show the love of Christ in an everyday way. Unfortunately if it were...
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Longing for God in the Middle

It’s been a long time since I’ve logged into my blog. Three months to be exact. Twelve weeks and a string of days since I have posted anything.  What do you say when you are just slugging through the grind of  medical issues and frequent discouragement? And, though I...
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From the den of discouragement to a place of joy

The past five months have been a roller coaster of emotions. Anyone would understand. Hormones are trying to figure out what is going on inside this body of mine. A body that endured a lumpectomy and 6 weeks of radiation treatments. A body that can no longer take anything...
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One more thing…

It’s just about midnight and I can’t get to sleep. I’m going on several days of  interrupted sleep, due to the discomfort of my leg being in a cast. A cast? Yes, a cast. I know, I can hear you saying, ” But, I thought you had breast cancer?” I was...
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The door of hope

“Of course you’ll encounter trouble, But behold a God of power who can take any evil and turn it into a door of hope.”      Catherine Marshall I haven’t blogged for a long time. It’s been four months since I was diagnosed with breast cancer. My mind,...
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When God's Call For You Is Public

Being in public ministry is not for the faint at heart. That said, I am the Queen of the “faint at heart”. I don’t like criticisms, rejections or judgements. I don’t like scrutiny  about my motives, words or life. Public ministry affords me all of those...
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Seeking to Devour

My last blog post was about fear. Something I have had to come face to face with since I was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 19th. We all know about fear.The thoughts that creep up on us that cause us to live in the What If? place. Fear is one of the tactics of the enemy of...
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Living as a Daughter of the King

Fear. It lurks and tries to creep it’s way into our minds. Slowly, sneaky, creeping fear. Sometimes fear starts as a tiny seed that we hardly know is there. Soon it grows and the root of fear takes over our minds, our emotions and the way we live out our lives. The Bible...
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