I pulled unwillingly into the parking lot and it all felt way too familiar. I wasn’t ready for school drop off. Not again. Not already. My soul sighed as I longed the lazy mornings of summer, like the one we had yesterday. Yes, it was only the first day of school and I was already longing for summer again. Unwilling to… Read More
MY GREATEST WISH IS TO ENCOURAGE YOU....
This life can be crazy, and messy, and stressful, and sometimes you can't help but wonder if it's all worth it. Sometimes it's just downright hard.
Sometimes it's hard to see the meaning in the mess.
I write to provide the opportunity for us to step back, look again, and see the beauty that lies in the mess around us. Let's pause and breathe in a word of grace, hope, and inspiration.
Encouragement for this messy-beautiful life.
I will praise the Lord in this moment. Songs of praise will always be on my lips. The LORD stands close to the brokenhearted. He never leaves those wounded in spirit. He hears the cries of the abandoned. He rushes to carry the weak. In my need I call out to the LORD and He answers me. His Word comforts… Read More
This week in Katie Orr’s study, Everyday Hope, she points out, “We can be saturated with truth yet drowning in hopelessness.” I can relate. I’ve felt that way a lot lately. As I dug into Ephesians 1:15-22 with the rest of the Bible Study Hub I really wasn’t sure I was going to find the answers I was looking for…. Read More
Behold, See that God is doing a new thing. A new day is dawning. A new year, bringing forth new life. How awesome is our God!?! Even in the depth of winter He brings forth new hope. Praise Him, all you citizens! Sing songs of praise to Him who speaks life into the cold, dark winter of your soul. Rejoice… Read More
It’s been a year of keeping God’s cadence. It was early January when I found out I was pregnant. Early into a new year full of promise and now, a new life growing within me. I was full of hope, keeping cadence with my great God. The hope of keeping cadence radiated within me. Cadence was the word God had whispered… Read More
Keeping cadence means staying in step. Following the rhythm. Beat by beat. Movement by movement. During the turbulence of trial and change you can count on the cadence of God to steady you. It’s a steady beat that calms the heart as you place one foot in front of the other down paths unknown. It comes in the seasons, the… Read More