The Tug of War

24. January 2011 faith, heaven, Jesus 0
Faith is a hard thing. I have experienced faith that could move mountains, but the mountains did not move. I’ve experienced faith that’s resigned to lesser than what I’ve seen and read in the Bible. And I’ve experienced no faith at all. Faith that my prayers would not help. Faith that the person for whom ...

The Wonder-doing God

21. January 2011 Uncategorized 0
I’m sharing another excerpt from Springs in the Valley. (For more information read Wed.’s post.) Hold on to your hats. Be prepared to have your faith socks knocked off! Be encouraged and strengthened. We must believe and trust the Wonder-doing God. They Spoke against God saying, ‘Can God spread a table in the desert?’ (Psalm ...

A Sky filled with Jesus

19. January 2011 Uncategorized 0
If this is cheating, forgive me. But I must share with you some devotionals that have spoken so strongly to my spirit I’ve felt I must pass them on to you, my friends. For the point of this blog isn’t to give you my wisdom through my own carefully constructed prose. My heart’s desire is ...

Light to the Eyes of Your Heart

17. January 2011 heart, heaven, passion, vision 0
I found myself reading some of Paul’s letters again this morning. As a writer, I’m enthralled by the poignant power of his words. I know the punch behind his pen is not of Paul’s wisdom, but that of the Holy Spirit. Yet Paul writes with such passion and purpose, such heart-wrenching fervor, that I’ve come ...

My Raelyn

Today is my sister’s grandbaby’s 1st birthday. I can’t express how much this baby has touched my heart and the hearts of all who love her. She is but a taste of heaven herself (in her sweet moments!) Today’s post is simply a sharing of my heart and my life. No sermons. Just another piece ...