My Dream Life is Here

I woke up to my dream life Where I am not just mother and wife But a daughter and friend to Him who gave me life. I woke up to blessings galore I have family, friends, and so much more Granted by the One whom I adore. I am so glad to be awake NotContinue reading “My Dream Life is Here”

Live Bait

We all are called To be fishers of men. We all are assigned To draw others in. We all are equipped To show the way. We all possess The ability to pray. We all have been sent To give love and grace. We all are chosen To be live bait. We are the lures ThatContinue reading “Live Bait”

Courageous Surrender

As I walk through this land Guide me with Your powerful hand Love the wounded, feed the hungry, shine the light Share the truth and give the blind sight Pray for and heal the sick Let my forgiveness be quick Through me let Your presence be known And draw others to You by the LoveContinue reading “Courageous Surrender”

7 Things Courageous People Will Not Do

Deborah is our courageous hero today.  She didn’t use her gender as an excuse to avoid confrontation.  She didn’t let fear keep her from going to battle for her country. She boldly reminded Barak about God’s plan for his life.  Deborah is boldly telling us to watch, fight, pray, and praise our God for victoryContinue reading “7 Things Courageous People Will Not Do”

Courage to Dream Again

January is the month for courage. It takes courage to do anything significant. It takes courage to start a family. It takes courage to start a business. It takes courage to follow your dreams. Believe it or not, we need courage to obey the Lord. Joshua is our witness that it takes courage to tryContinue reading “Courage to Dream Again”

Gift of Morning

I watched you rise today. I waited in our place. I waited with anticipation To hear your voice to see your face. My hands were full with a gift of Love. It was so big I had to let it go. And just as I released it You lifted your eyes to watch it glow.Continue reading “Gift of Morning”

Uncluttered Part 11: Rest

Do you have an idea but are having difficulty getting it off the ground? Are you having trouble connecting with your teenager? Are you having difficulty finishing a project that needs that special something but it is eluding you? Stop toiling over what is troubling you  and go to bed or take a nap. WouldContinue reading “Uncluttered Part 11: Rest”

Flowers & Verses 2: You are Free to Live

The blue iris is said to symbolize hope. The butterfly is also a symbol of hope. Many people miss out on a wonderful future because they are stuck in the past. Don’t let your past hurts, mistakes, and failures stifle your joy today. Forgive yourself and others so you can enjoy the gift of aContinue reading “Flowers & Verses 2: You are Free to Live”

I’m Still Near

You’re not forgotten. You’re not being ignored. You’re still on my mind. You’re still adored. There is nothing you can do No place you can go That my love and mercy Will cease to flow. In case you get lost Do not fear. I will guide you back to Me And make your pathway clear.Continue reading “I’m Still Near”

Uncluttered Part 9: Failure Leads to Wisdom

I am working on a writing project called Sifting Through the Sands of Failure with my husband. During our discussion over various topics that would fit in this project, we discovered an continuous theme in each one…consequences of failure lead to wisdom. I want to briefly share a few thoughts from a recent reflection on ourContinue reading “Uncluttered Part 9: Failure Leads to Wisdom”