When I first decided I may want to serve Jesus by serving others instead of using my teaching degree to teach elementary school kids I had NO IDEA what I was doing. I was under the mindset that “go big or go home” was all Jesus could use, and unless I laid it all on… Continue reading Be a Builder
Have you ever stopped to think about how remarkable it is that a weed can grow through an almost invisible crack in the concrete or a seedling tree can grow through rock on the side of a mountain? It’s amazing if you consider how it happens because it seems almost insurmountable. The seed has to… Continue reading A Seed of Life
“Say no to wrong. Learn to do good. Work for justice. Help the down-and-out. Stand up for the homeless. Go to bat for the defenseless.” This is a paraphrase of what the Prophet Isaiah said. He saw what the people were doing or lack there of and called them to action. If you read Isaiah… Continue reading Don’t turn the blind eye!
I believe God has called us to a life long adventure not a vacation. When I was first married we took a trip to the Bahamas. We had been in a very busy and chaotic season and we decided that when we were in the Bahamas we were just going to relax. We did just… Continue reading JUMP!!!
When peace, like a river, attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll; Whatever my lot, Thou hast taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul. It is well with my soul no matter the circumstance, the suffering, the mistake or misunderstanding. Can we all say that? Better yet… Continue reading Joy during the trial
2015 will be a year to remember for many reasons, but the main reason is because Jesus rocked my world with His faithfulness, mercy, and steadfast love. If you had suggested that I would be where I am today last year at this time I would have doubted you, called you crazy, and kept on… Continue reading Here we go….