May the Glory Be Yours

I had the privilege of sharing my testimony with a complete stranger recently.  I love how He orchestrates these ordinary situations to talk about what an extraordinary Savior He is!  So much of this young girl reminded me of myself years ago. She told me she believed in God, but that she didn’t go to […]

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Sweet Surrender

In order to bloom we must shed  our dead leaves and let them fall at His feet in sweet surrender Like an onion, I feel Him peeling back layers and layers of my “self”… revealing His heart and His desires.  I can so easily get caught up in the moment and get all tangled up […]

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Being Christ-like while accepting criticism

It was a gorgeous, warm day and I was dealing with an internal battle of epic proportions. I have been busy lately- and when this happens, something’s gotta give.  Well, one of those “somethings” is housework. Housework is a bad word in my vocabulary.  I enjoy the finished product, but I have a hard time […]

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Dance for Joy

Sometimes I wanna just stop everything …and dance dance like King David If only….I wonder if I would get any stares if I just all of a sudden busted out my cool dance moves in random places?  My best furry-friend does this all the time, and I must admit that I am a bit jealous… […]

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New Life

  Signs of new life everywhere Spring ushers in winter’s rest A Surprise New life right at my door- a perfectly crafted bird’s nest! A warm spring morning prompted me to take a stroll through the neighborhood. As I walked along, I looked for signs of spring- signs of new life buzzing around me.  It’s […]

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How Great Thou “Art”

As if God Himself took the brush and painted in the sky the swirling white of clouds so bright was beauty to my eye That He would care enough for us to show His glory here through His creation speaking to us always drawing near His hand of grace reaching out He paints for all […]

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Siblin’s Day- our made-up holiday…and a song about it

Two are better than one- Ephesians 4:9 I love my sister. There is no person on earth that knows me like she does.  All we have to do is look at each other- and we crack up. We know what each other is thinking before we even utter a word. It’s like we can read […]

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He is Faithful

He is Faithful He takes our time and endless demands into His infinite goodness and limitless hands turning our impossibilities into His miraculous opportunities to allow His work and Spirit to shine- the glory is all His and none of it mine. He is faithful. I am humbled.  One of my favorite devotional books is Streams […]

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