Another Long Night

Laurel woke in fear, her heart racing and sweat dripping from her brow. Her sheets were drenched. This seemed like unending torture night after night. The images that chased her in her sleep tormented her mind and left her no rest. None of it made any sense. She was...

Did You Know?

Did you know that it is possible to have and not have? Seems illogical, I know. Maybe you’ve personally experienced this, I know I have. I remember times in my life when I was gifted with many things and people. Yet oddly enough, I was empty. Don’t get me...

Divine Duct Tape

Like a bullet released from the chamber, there is no stopping the pain caused from unwise words dispatched from the mouth. We know this as Christians and yet sometimes we think the definition of ‘harsh words’ refers only to profanity and name calling. That couldn’t be further from the...

The Courage to Grieve

When loss happens it’s as if time stops. One moment life is relatively predictable with it’s routines, habits, and relationships. In an instant, death intrudes and snatches away a husband, a daughter, a mother, or a friend. It’s as if our world halts yet the rest of society continues....

Taming the Toddler!

What leads your conversations and choices? Feelings are sometimes like a toddler. Emotions rise up and tantrum inside of us, giving us heartache. When you decide to pursue righteous living it takes maturity and causes discomfort .  It takes courage to go against your feelings and do things the...

We, the branches!

Christ invites us to look at our relationship with Him in many different ways. In the bible there are several agricultural metaphors. One of my favorite metaphors is being a branch. In John 15:5, Jesus illustrates our complete dependence on Him in that a branch can’t do anything if...

Brain food!

What are you planting in your mind? What images and thoughts are taking root in your grey matter? We know that we have new neuron development occurring each day. Dendrites, axons, synapses all functioning at an incomprehensible speed. Lets not give any precious brain real estate to rehearsing old...

Nailed it!

What IF I had the power to be free from anger? Nailed it. What IF I could be free from sexual addiction? Nailed it. What IF I wasn’t responsible for my daughter achieving her dreams? Nailed it. What IF I didn’t have to say yes when I really mean...

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