Category Archives: trust

Productive Pain

My friend, Sara, is one of my role models.  She has what I like to call “forefather-faith”–the kind of stubborn trust in the faithfulness of God that sent Abraham away from his family looking for a land he’d never seen; … Continue reading

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here’s to you

My apologies to all of you who regularly read my blog for the Scripture musings–this one is going to veer from my usual trend just a little.  I saw a post by one of my mentors today that warmed my … Continue reading

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I’ve spent hours staring at a brick wall.  Sometimes days….even years.  The lesson God began teaching me over a year ago continues to come back around–the quiet voice that answers, “here I am” in the middle of so much noise and … Continue reading

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musings (part 2)

Before God can vindicate us, He must first scrutinize us.  1 Corinthians 4:4   Jesus’ first action on this earth was to completely trash Mary and Joseph’s reputations. Being Spirit-led is more important than man’s opinion.   “When you’re a … Continue reading

Posted in devotion, emotions, encouragement, grace, gratitude, heart, humility, integrity, intercession, justice, light, love, marriage, morality, Musings, obedience, pain, prayer, purity, revelation, sacrifice, serve, standards, thoughts, trust | 7 Comments

battle scars and racing stripes

I was in an in-between, “sort of” dialogue with the Lord earlier today–meaning I was halfway praying and partly complaining, and He inserted Himself into my musings.  Let me be frank from the beginning and admit that I sometimes think … Continue reading

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