I will choose to forgive…

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Whenever someone offends me it's hard to just "forget." In fact it's almost impossible for me to forget what another person has done to me. When there is lying or betrayal especially it takes awhile for me to get to the point of forgiveness. Even though I have been offended I know that I need to forgive, this typically leads me through a process of ...continue reading

When the Seasons Collide

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It has been such a long winter. Freezing cold temps followed by snow in the middle of April, one can wonder when winter will stop and spring will begin. Today I woke up to a sunrise that was breathtaking, and also snow falling to the ground. I don't think I've ever seen green grass with a light dusting of snow over the top of it. It was such ...continue reading

Entering into Worship: Deeper Feelings

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When we are living a life of worship we enter into a place of peace and rest. We learn to be still before The Lord so that we may hear Him clearer and are able to follow His promptings quicker.I often think of peace or stillness as boring or acting like a robot. I almost relate it to numbness, or not having any feelings at all. Lately God has been calling ...continue reading

Just Say Yes

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It's difficult to have Faith when you have failed time and time again. It's difficult to have Hope when you have experienced loss and pain beyond words can ever describe. It's difficult to have love when you have been rejected or betrayed by those closest to you, or those you have trusted. All of these are hard when we look at this temporary world to ...continue reading

Hiding True Beauty

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When it comes to working out I like isolation, hiding. Not to vulnerable has always been my way of life until last year God decided He wanted to stretch me into the one He had created.So during the past year vulnerability and exposure was the norm. Getting out of my comfort zone and saying this is me, take it or leave it. But that's the thing, I ...continue reading

Rest

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You know I always have good intentions for my mornings, but somehow I'm still in my pajamas when I drop my children off at school. My good intentions always include this ideal of how I feel my life should look, or how it should flow. Often I am bombarded with the to do list of "balance" and "excellence" and the thing is, I always fall short.You know ...continue reading