Growth is like eating a sour candy, it starts off painful and you’re hoping it stops soon, yet there is a sweetness present that keeps you going back for another. Transformation in our lives can be a lot more difficult than eating sour candies. In every given trial and challenge we have two choices: We … Continue reading Growth: The Sweet & Sour
Ever thought of comparison as jealousy? It sure does sound better to say that we were trapped in a comparison situation than to admit that we are jealous of someone's body, job, family, life... Proverbs 27:4 - warns us of the destruction that jealous can bring us destruction "Wrath is cruel and displeasure overwhelming, but … Continue reading No Limit – Who You are and How far You Were Meant to Fly!
I'm like a stubborn kid hanging from the monkey bars making excuses like Moses to not fulfill my calling. Comfort and control are my two favorite things. Lucky me, I work from home and spend my days in my sweatpants. This is especially convenient since it's a windchill of -12 degrees outside. Do you remember … Continue reading Home, Sweat Pants, and Foreshadowing
Taking a vacation from work is usually jammed packed with activities I plan for us as a family, but my recent vacation days were without the girls and without the busyness of a full house. In a day and a half, I had all my 'to-do's' done and end up lost on what to do … Continue reading Finding Rest
My faith is a lot like Peter walking on water. He had faith that Jesus could make all things happen, and then as soon as it got scary, Peter started to sink. He turned his focus from God to his fear. For a short time Peter was 100% faithful - and a miracle was happening … Continue reading Conquer Fear