"The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles. The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit."Psalm 34:17-18 In case you are wondering, God and I are fighting. This is a typical child/parent fight and I know the only way this … Continue reading Hey God, I’m really annoyed right now.
Every once in a while someone will say something that blows your mind. Sometimes, they'll say two. Me: "So what do you do if someone won't forgive you?" Brandon: "What do you mean?" Me: "Let's say there was a situation, and you believe wholeheartedly the other person was in the wrong and initiated the confrontation … Continue reading Forgiveness: What To Do When They Won’t Forgive You
There are just not enough hours in the day, am I right? Get up, go to work, come home, go to bed, get up the next morning and do it all over again. And what is so crazy is it feels like the whole day happens in the blink of an eye. So when life … Continue reading Why “I just didn’t have enough time” won’t work for Jesus.
In the eye of the storm, You remain in control And in the middle of the war, You guard my soul You alone are the anchor, when my sails are torn Your love surrounds me... in the eye of the storm I tried to write this last night. I tried again early this … Continue reading The Greatest Gift God ever gave me, and the Day she got Cancer.
"Everything that happens in this world happens at the time God chooses." Ecclesiastes 3:1 What a week. What a month. What a year. Last year my husband was discharged from the military. Although it was honorable and out of his control it threw our life for its first big loop. We were 20 years old … Continue reading God’s Plan is Bigger Than Me
"Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior. Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything." Ephesians 5:22-23 Oh the verse. … Continue reading Woman to Woman: The Submissive Wife
"When Jesus spoke again to the people he said, 'I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." John 8:12 I was 18 years old, and every day it stormed. Where is it that the sun doesn't rise and its darkness for … Continue reading Mama & Jesus Can Love You Through Anything
"The mass media, their influence is everywhere. They tell us what to do, what to think, and they tell us to think about ourselves all the time." -Tricia Harris "they tell us to think about ourselves all the time" Do I really have to point out the wrong in that? __________________________________________________________________________________________ Two nights ago my … Continue reading Media’s Influence on our Spiritual Journey
It is so easy for us to read back on the stories throughout the bible and critique characters and decisions. "Well I would've done this." we say, or "No way I would ever do that." Every single time I hear that I can't help but laugh because I know 110% if Noah was instructed to … Continue reading What if Noah built his ark today?
"God is love. He didn't need us. But he wanted us. And that is the most amazing thing!" -Rick Warren When I was six I was IN LOVE with Aaron Carter. He was going to be my husband. I don't mean this in the "Oh man I really hope I meet him someday and … Continue reading God’s Love > Our Shame