It’s incredibly disappointing, depressing, stressful, and discouraging when we feel like no one else sees “the real us.” -Pastor Jeff Little, Who Am I? I have read and re-read this sentence more times than I should have. With each read I’m taken back to a dark time in my life. I remember feeling everything named … More The Real ME
I love when I’m reading something that I’ve had stored in my heart for many years, but it somehow means something different . . . something more . . . than it did before. I believe that’s why the Bible is also called the Living Word. It changes but without changing. In a room of … More Nothing Can Ever Separate You From God’s Love
You were called. You were created with a specific purpose and plan, but what happens when you mess it all up? You have no idea how many times I’ve asked myself that question and then prayed for God to allow me to live out my purpose even when I’ve made such life changing mistakes. Praying … More When You’ve Messed Everything Up
My kiddos have a performance for their school’s annual Grandparents’ Day program coming up soon. They’ve been working on it since the end of January. Little-by-little, they’ve practiced in the classroom to make sure they get things memorized and know when and what to do. The day before the program, they will hold a dress … More Why Does God Allow Us to Mess Up?
I don’t have any regrets. The things I’ve done made me who I am today. How often have you said these words? I know I’ve said them many times before, but I’ve really started reflecting on them over the past few days. I asked myself, do I really regret nothing I’ve done? Do I … More No Regrets
Have you ever thought about that older son (referring back to the post yesterday from The Parable of the Lost Son)? What were his thoughts about the whole situation? Put yourself in his shoes. You have a sister, and you both work hard with you mother who will give you an inheritance when she passes … More You Can Always Come Back Part 2 ~ The Older Son