"Do not rejoice over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will stand up; though I sit in darkness, the Lord will be my light." Micah 7:8, CSB The faint scar on my elbow and knee remind me of my first bike accident when I was eight years old. The breeze produced by my … Continue reading When You Find Yourself Flat On The Pavement
Could I BE more awkward (said in the voice of Chandler from Friends)? Seriously, we've all known a quiet girl. Here are some things to remember next time you see her.
Sadness overwhelms me around this time each year. My conflicted emotions battle when I think of our loss, but I allow myself to grieve in January. The anniversary of our miscarriage weighs on me. I feel guilty allowing myself to cry for two reasons. First, I knew about the pregnancy for mere days when I … Continue reading When We Meet Again
Straightening my room one afternoon, I found myself chatting with God. I had recently finished reading Romans and wasn't sure where to go next. God spoke to me, urging me to read through the entire Old Testament. I argued with Him. I don't have time to do that, Lord! Plus, I've already tried. I cannot … Continue reading I Know It’s Important, But . . .
I was held accountable when a friend posed this question to me. Had I been following my own advice?
Everyone is busy! Why does it matter? There are three important reasons you should reconsider your schedule.
“DO NOT CONFORM TO THE PATTERN OF THIS WORLD, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is – his good, pleasing and perfect will.” --Romans 12:2 (my emphasis) “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will … Continue reading My Reminder