''Return to your rest, O my soul, for the Lord has dealt bountifully with you" Psalm 116:7. Rest...it's an attractive idea. Something inside me longs to make room for rest. But in our work-oriented, results-driven culture, I think we often confuse rest with laziness. I know I did. When my life fell apart last year … Continue reading On Rest and Quiet Time
"Not that we are adequate in ourselves to consider anything as coming from ourselves, but our adequacy is from God, who also has made us adequate as servants of a new covenant..." 2 Cor 3:5-6a. It was a long night, and yet it felt so short. A little before midnight, Hubby got sick with a … Continue reading Just Not Enough Me
"God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble" Psalm 46:1. Yesterday, I saw something beautiful about my God. I saw His intimate involvement in the details of my daily life. I saw, as the verse says, that He is so "there" when I need Him (which is all the time!)- for … Continue reading Help Wanted
"Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth" Colossians 3:2. The mind is a pretty complicated thing - it's like the control room of our lives. Wars are waged here; in fact, I've heard it said that the mind is the Christian's battlefield. No wonder God instructs me … Continue reading Mind Control
Hi there and welcome to my blog! I'm so glad you dropped by. I'd like to invite you to join me on a journey. In this thing called life, we all have ups and downs, different seasons of the good, the bad and the ugly. Well, this past year has been one of those "down" … Continue reading Welcome!