POWER [over fear]

Fear. We live in a constant state of fear. Fear of what others think. Fear of messing up. Fear of disappointment. Fear of saying the wrong thing. Fear of doing the wrong thing. Fear of judgment. Fear of loneliness. Fear of loss. Fear of rejection. Fear of the past. Fear of the future. Fear ofContinue reading “POWER [over fear]”

PSALM 107:2

PSALM 107:2:  “Let the redeemed of the Lord tell their story.” I. Love. This. Verse. If you know me, you know I am a story-teller.  If you know me well, you also know my stories tend to run on the longer side, and for that I offer my apologies and gratitude to everyone who hasContinue reading “PSALM 107:2”


When this blog started today as part of my daily reading and journaling time, I had no idea where it was going.  I just had this nagging feeling that I needed to listen and then to write, and to write a lot, and that it had a point for me and for someone else. IfContinue reading “PRESS ON //”

oh, the PLACES you’ll go!

oh, the PLACES you’ll go!  and other advice on the future as given by Dr. Seuss // ***This may seem like a break from my blog series, but I promise you, it ties in. Patience, Presence, Plans, and step four:  Places. “Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away!”Continue reading “oh, the PLACES you’ll go!”

PATIENCE || 2017

“Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.” —Psalm 27:14 Patience. I have decided that is my word for 2017. That’s also the thing I struggled with most in 2016. Yesterday my pastor spoke a message on the superiority of God’s plan to our individual plans, and it spokeContinue reading “PATIENCE || 2017”


“Christ is my reward And all of my devotion Now there’s nothing in this world That could ever satisfy Through every trial My soul will sing No turning back I’ve been set free Christ is enough for me Christ is enough for me Everything I need is in You Everything I need” … I haveContinue reading “ENOUGH.”