A faithful foundation

There is a childhood song that many of us know, it says, ‘The wise man built his house upon the rock…the foolish man built his house upon the sand…The rains came down, and the floods came up, and the house on the sand went SPLAT’. This is a fun song to sing. In our SundayRead more

Awakened

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My soul has been awakened – No longer does it sleep  My soul has been awakened – His word in me, is breathed My soul has been awakened – From chains, I am set free  My soul has been awakened – My path given His lead  My soul has been awakened – His will nowRead more

False Perfection

‘If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content’ – LeoTolstoy Perfection is defined by Merriam-Webster as ‘Freedom from fault or defect’. It can be demonstrated through the appearance of our home, the clothes that we wear, the yard that we keep, the car that we drive, our work ethic, and various other ways, butRead more

Ocean of uncertainty

This January air has me longing for summer, and reminiscent of a recent family vacation – a week spent laying on the hot HOT sand of a North Carolina beach. Memories carry me back to that wonderful, relaxing place with hot temperatures and a gorgeous lazy beach where we spent hours upon hours building sandRead more

Who wants to wait? 

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Background reading: Ruth. Who wants to wait? Who wants to wait in a checkout lane? Who waits to wait for food when you’re hungry? Who wants to wait to hear back on an interview? Who wants to wait in a moment of uncertainty? Who wants to wait when your plan feels like it’s falling apart?Read more

Waiting still

Read: 1 Samuel 13 As a parent, my husband and I frequently tell our children to wait. Wait to cross the road. Wait, that food is hot. Wait – his fingers are in the door! Wait, homework comes first. Wait for that snack, dinner is almost ready. Wait…just wait, lots of waiting but very goodRead more

The necessity of Light

Light and darkness – Imagine with me for a moment if you will? Close your eyes and allow your mind to take you to a hallway inside of your home. It’s dark, (middle of the night dark) there are no lights on to guide so you stand determined to proceed forward in caution stretching oneRead more

Mark 12:30-31 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.The second is this: Love your neighbor as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these.Read more

Our most effective defense against the enemy’s attack?… Digging into the Word of God and discovering the power that His Holy Spirit residing within us gives. EVERY promise in the book is ours…Choose Him. Read more

God spoke

With His word, God spoke all things into existence. With His breath, he breathed life into our lungs…His word is life giving.  I wonder…what would happen? What power would be unleashed if we allowed it to be spoken into our lives TODAY?  Open your Bible today, read His life giving word, and let it transformRead more