Honestly, though, if I am ever going to be blessed with the relationship mentioned above, i can be nothing but myself: honest, loyal, who.I.am.
We cannot recognize His voice unless we spend time in His presence - real time listening. But, also obeying.
God has awakened in me a restless & wandering heart. A heart that desires to see a passion for Him awaken among the nation's youth. A heart that desires to connect to the hurting & broken, hearing their stories, observing the beauty of Creation - all over this nation and across some others. God has called my heart to adventure...
This, temporary though it may be, is my haven...not because of my possession of it, but because of His possession of me.
So, lets stop shaming the single woman, making her feel as if she must have a man to serve God; instead teaching & encouraging one another to be that virtuous woman...
Sometimes, we need to forget - in order to remember, and to have our souls awakened in love again. So, maybe, just for tonight, we forget...
I know it's Sunday, but it's been one of those weeks. A lot going on, a bit crazy, and a cold that felt like it was going to drag on forever...So, here I am attempting to contribute to this weekend's Five Minute Friday. the theme is First Ready? GO Tomorrow starts the first week of the rest … Continue reading First week of the Rest of my Life
"Love begins at home, and it's not how much we do...but how much love we put into that action" - Mother Theresa "I cannot people today, mom". That's an actual text I sent my mom yesterday morning. Blurry eyes attempting to focus on the figure in my doorway - an impossible feat without my glasses. … Continue reading 5MF – Family
I was originally hoping this would be part of Five Minute Friday, but I missed the link date...But, used the prompt anyway. Also linked up with this week's Tuesday @ 10. The prompts gleaned were: Favorite & "I truly believe...": "The LORD your God is with you. He is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you. He … Continue reading Encounters
"Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters...It is the Lord Christ you are serving." -Colossians 3:23-24 Today's post is part of the wonderful Five Minute Friday tradition that I love so much. And, it's actually Friday. The rules are, write for 5 minutes, no over-thinking, … Continue reading Relief