Daily Bible Reading

HAVE YOU LOST YOUR PERSPECTIVE?

HAVE YOU LOST YOUR PERSPECTIVE?

This morning as I was reading Numbers 16 about Korah’s rebellion, I couldn’t help but realize how easy it is for us to lose our perspective when life feels hard and our circumstances aren’t quite what we’d hoped. The temptation to complain and grumble and […]

My Back to School Lesson{Part 3}

My Back to School Lesson{Part 3}

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about My Back to School Lesson and thought that one post was it. The lesson was that He knows. God knows—well—everything. And most importantly for me at that time was that He knows what I don’t know. It […]

A New Way to See You

A New Way to See You

I met this beautiful duck recently on a walk in a local park.   As I sat at my computer staring at these photos I learned at least two things from this duck—and she never said a word. 1. There’s more to me than meets […]

A Manic Monday Moment

A Manic Monday Moment

I’m in a love/hate relationship with my lists. I love making a list, completing a task and marking through it. I love the feeling of “done”.  This whole process makes me feel organized and in control. I hate the lists that never get completely finished. […]

For When Your House is a Mess

For When Your House is a Mess

The wisest woman builds her house, but folly with her own hands tears it down. Proverbs 14:1 I want to be a wise woman who builds her house. Chapter 14 of Proverbs continues with an admonition to uprightness, and fearing the Lord, and wise lips; […]

A Good Morning

A Good Morning

I  like mornings. Mornings are a clean slate and another chance to place my life before God as an offering. But sometimes, if I’m not careful, the un-done from yesterday runs into the yet-to-do of today and creates a pile-up that stops me dead in […]

Like a Tree

Like a Tree

Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day […]

4 Ways to Pray—>How to Talk and Listen to God

4 Ways to Pray—>How to Talk and Listen to God

And the Lord came and stood, calling as at other times, “Samuel! Samuel!” And Samuel said, “Speak, for your servant hears” (I Samuel 3:10) I read these words and realize that all too often I go to God and say, “Lord, listen. I have something […]