God is Able when I am Not

God is Able when I am Not
  March always brings out the worst in me. I find my heart tapping its foot impatiently waiting for warmer weather and spring to bloom. I become “hangry”. Hungry for spring and angry because it won’t come fast enough. I know. It’s ridiculous, isn’t it? I know better than to groan and moan. But I’m restless ...

How I Know God is Trying to Tell Me Something

10. February 2016 dreams, grace, prayer 0
How I Know God is Trying to Tell Me Something
A few weeks ago I wrote about being afraid to dream.  I had realized that I didn’t have any dreams in my queue. Which is very unlike this dreamer. So, I decided I needed to face my fears and force the dreams–sort of. I didn’t write that in the post. But I felt it inside. ...

Bite of Bread: Bites of Grace 2016

31. January 2016 Bite of Bread, grace 4
Bite of Bread: Bites of Grace 2016
I’ve been thinking about grace lately. I’ve needed it. Last year my church kicked off a twenty-one day fast. We were given three different fasts to participate in. Social media/technology Lunch (skip lunch everyday) The Daniel fast (no processed food) Fasting wasn’t new to me. At one time in my life I fasted every Wednesday for ...

What’s Weighing You Down?

13. January 2016 grace, Word Wednesday 6
What’s Weighing You Down?
The Bible must be studied considering culture and language. This does not mean we must all attend seminary and learn Hebrew and Greek. This also does not mean that we can’t glean from the Bible simply taking it at face value. But it does mean that we don’t glean everything God has for us when ...