Do Lent in whatever way draws you closer to understanding the Father's love for you. Whatever way helps you understand the cross in a new or deeper way.
This morning I stopped to take this picture. As I pondered it this evening the Holy Spirit asked me what was dwelling beneath the surface. I can see the power, beauty, peace and redeeming sun rise, see the feathered clouds and colors of the morning sun rays and I can even see how the sunrise... Continue Reading →
One year ago today I had my car accident. It was a typical Wednesday morning, I was driving to work about 6:30 am. I going about 60 mph and as I came upon the intersection, I could see the car not stopping at the stop sign. I started honking like crazy. A split second before... Continue Reading →
One year ago today I wrote this in my online journal... Years ago, at a very large ministry conference, in a stadium packed with a few thousand people, I had one of the most intense, powerful, intimate encounters with the Lord I had ever experienced. We were singing a new song, You're Beautiful . The... Continue Reading →
I was scrolling Facebook and someone had posted "Sometimes it is best to just let go". The Lord brought this memory to my mind.... Years ago we lived in a "normal" neighborhood. We had a dog, a very large dog, that had found its sweet little puppy self under my car on a hot July... Continue Reading →
This morning as I was getting ready I was listening to a book I'm "reading" The Spirit of Python: Exposing Satan’s Plan to Squeeze the Life Out of You" target="_blank" rel="noopener">(The Spirit of Python: Exposing Satan’s Plan to Squeeze the Life Out of You)it referenced 40 being the number that equates to testing. When I... Continue Reading →
Somedays just don't feel very good. Those days I have to work extra hard to make my mind remember the beauty of my Heavenly Father. It feels so much better to slip into negative self talk. Or to give in to my feelings. It feels like the only choice. Like a well worn glove, that's... Continue Reading →
But most of all, let's seek to be in His presence, to be upheld by His Righteous Right Hand, to be filled with the power of the Holy Spirit, to feel His love poured out upon each of us, over all of our broken pieces and to know and experience and delight in our Heavenly Father, our Redeemer, Healer, Shepherd and El Shaddai the way that He delights over us, His Beloved.