Category Faith

what it’s not about

Photo Credit I cried as I read a story by Michelle Lyn from A life surrendered. Then I cried as I read this: Though I struggle, it’s not about release from the struggle, but allowing Him to change me through…

Victory in Jesus!

Hosanna; Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord ~ Mark 11:9 Good Friday is such a bittersweet day. The day we remember His death at the cross. The day He may very well have been thinking…

God’s Hidden Gems

 Photo Credit In a castle so grand, There lived a sweet lass; Who flopped on her bed, And picked up her looking glass. She sighed at the image, And wrinkled her face; She lowered her head, And cried in disgrace.…

Blank Canvas 2013

Photo Credit Another year has come and gone. I’d say it’s almost unbelievable that 2012 has passed already, as it seems that it went so fast, but that’s just silly. A year is the same number of days every year.…

Peace Without Guilt

When Isaac was admitted to the NICU at the hospital in a neighboring city, we didn’t know how long he would be there. I wasn’t breastfeeding because he didn’t have the stamina for bottle or breast. I was pumping and…

Peace with Myself

Source I’m not always happy with myself. How about you? Oh, I’m not talking about the fact that I am never happy with my hair {a whole other story}. I’m talking about inside me. I have a tendency to want…

Peace With God

Source With each decision I make, big or small, I want to remember that His opinion matters; that it is the only opinion that matters! My time, my resources, my all – is given to me as a gift from…

Choose Peace

Source Last month, as I reflected on 2011, mentally reviewed my accomplishments, failures and re-evaluated my priorities and pondered the upcoming year, it was as if the Lord audibly whispered, “choose peace”. I’ve mulled that over while I washed dishes,…