Dear Jesus, So many intense feelings lately! They crash over me with such intensity, I feel off-balance most of the time. I don’t feel like I fit in anywhere. I find myself sharing at such a deeply intense level, I make people uncomfortable. I feel them shifting and gracefully finding an out so they no…Read more »
Grateful for a day of reflection and thinking of how blessed I am for the friends and family near & far, past & present who have been a part of my journey! I love each one of you! ~♡
I have a friend whose spiritual gift is exhortation, or encouragement. He does not think of himself as a leader, yet the very act of encouraging moves people. I am grateful for the time he shared his gift with me and how it continues to change my life and transform my walk with Jesus. Be…Read more »
Grateful for the charming gardeners in my life. So many loving friends, old and new, some who linger, some who pass through. I am blessed! ~♡
Keeping clear and still is hard… so hard it hurts. I want to reach You. I want to be on the path that leads me straight to You. I never want to leave the path once I find it. My heart is wild; it runs and runs and runs until I have no more strength…Read more »
Remember the feeling you have as a young lover, realizing there is someone who sees you as perfect and perfectly suited to them? This is also the experience you have when God allows you to see yourself through His eyes. He sees you as beautiful, perfect and perfectly suited to be His bride. He shows you all those wonderful and unique things about who He created you to be and how all of this is fulfilled as you become one with Him
We view success as the money we earn, the possessions we acquire, the titles we hold, and the accolades we receive from the world around us. Yet God’s view, opinion, and ways are so far above the ways of man. We struggle to shift from this world view to the Kingdom view of our Father in heaven.
When I feel particularly small and vulnerable, I run to my Papa, knowing I can find rest in His arms. I go to His word and pour over scriptures painting this picture of a loving Father who is always there, kind, gentle, and waiting with open arms.
God pursues us, longing to bring us to a place where we are lain bare, vulnerable, true and honest with Him. No pretense. It is in this place we press in, coming closer to Him, closer to His Heart.