Darkness and the Light

If you've ever sat in the stillness of dawn you've noticed that light fills the sky a little at a time. It creeps into the darkness slowly casting a haze on the Earth. Then, out of nowhere, the birds begin to sing, the light is much brighter than just moments before, and you have the … Continue reading Darkness and the Light

God Sees the Bigger Picture

Sometimes the things we think we need and want, aren't the things we receive. Sometimes the plans and attempts in life we make, really aren't what's best for our particular situation. I've recently had something on my mind and been praying. I was torn but thinking it would be good for me. Finally, I began … Continue reading God Sees the Bigger Picture

Making Plans

How many times a day do we make plans or plan for our future? How many times do our plans get sidetracked? How many times a day do we try to take control? For me, it happens on an average of every five seconds because by nature I'm a control freak and my own worst … Continue reading Making Plans

Slay Your Giants

Goliath, the Philistine, stood six cubits and a span, or approximately nine feet tall. He was covered in hundreds of pounds of armor and he had a bad attitude. For forty days he came forward every morning and evening to take his stand, terrifying the Israelites. David, a mere youth, was sent by his father … Continue reading Slay Your Giants

The Encounter

"True worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers that the Father seeks." John 4:23 When the Samaritan woman found Jesus at the well and He asked her for a drink, she had no idea her life was about to change. As she continued talking … Continue reading The Encounter

Weathering the Storms

This afternoon I watched this storm roll into our area. The clouds meeting the sunshine caught my eye and I watched carefully as the light from the sun was hidden behind the darkness. How many times do we allow the storms of life to cover up the SON? How many times do we allow the … Continue reading Weathering the Storms

Forgiveness

Forgiveness is mentioned all throughout the Bible. It's a big word and an even bigger task to implement into one's life. In the Lord's prayer, it is written: "Forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us." To trespass means "to go beyond one's right in place or act; to injure another; to do … Continue reading Forgiveness