Surrendering What You Love

“Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love—Isaac—and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.”~ Genesis 22:2 “Abraham reasoned that God could even raise the dead, and so in a manner of speaking he did receive Isaac back…

Shedding What Slows Us Down

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us,” ~ Hebrews 12:1 NIV Below was my devotional for the day. What a great reminder, that we…

Humility 💚

“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves,” ~ Philippians 2:3 NIV “Marriage is for losers You can be right, or you can be married; take your pick. — Dr. Kelly Flanagan, “Marriage Is for Losers” (UnTangled blogpost, March 2, 2012) Dr. Kelly Flanagan, a clinical psychologist…

Tough love not punishment.

I can only imagine God when it comes to his children. I’m a mom of two and I know that parenthood could get complicated very quick. It could get so crazy with two kids, that I can’t even begin to process being a father/parent to a whole global! What I do know is that being…

He Who Began…

“being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.” ~ Philippians 1:6 NIV Amen ! Our God only begins things, which in His perfect time He will complete it! There is nothing impossible for God! He moves things around…

Brokenness = Overflow of Grace

“I come, God, I come I return to the Lord The one who’s broken The one who’s torn me apart You struck down to bind me up You say You do it all in love That I might know You in Your suffering Though You slay me Yet I will praise You Though You take…

His Prodigal Daughter

I am the Lord’s prodigal daughter. Form from the ribs of man. Taken out of man to be suitable to fit in this land. Perfect image is where I stem from. However generations of chains that have not been broken through. Tree of knowledge yet wisdom of flesh. Bones of my bones yet broken pieces…

Rooted Correctly 🌱

“I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how…

Do Not Faint

Jesus said, “We ought to pray and not to faint” (Luke 18:1). He told us to be persistent in our prayer life. Think about Elijah, who prayed one time and fire came down from heaven on Mt. Carmel. But it took him praying three times before God resurrected the dead son of the widow. And…