The Power of Small Steps

The Power of Small Steps

Our world is so big and so broken that some days I can’t see how my paltry efforts make a difference. Some days my dreams seem so out of reach that I don’t see how I will ever get there. All too often I feel overwhelmed because there are too many options, too many needs, […]

Kick Up Your Heels and Dance!

Kick Up Your Heels and Dance!

When you know that you are doing what God asks of you in your life, there is a certain feeling and warmth that comes along with a response of obedience. Intuition is built in, for a reason. However,  many times we can’t believe the things we are sensing or feeling, and we find ourselves disregarding […]

Strength and Courage for Everyday Battles

Strength and Courage for Everyday Battles

Fear is a common foe for most of us, both in the large battles of life and the small, everyday ones. Fear of death. Fear of failure. Fear of being embarrassed. Fear of disappointing someone… God understands those fears:  Be strong and very courageous, in order to act carefully in accordance with all the law […]

Life Goes On…

Life Goes On…

Last month, I shared my diappointment that my husband and I won’t be going on our European trip because I had to go back on treatment for my brain tumors and how sad I felt about it. Which brings me to the topic I want to talk about today. Choices! We don’t always get to […]

Convinced

Convinced

Romans 8:38-39 For I am convinced… (v. 38)             My Uncle Jim started college as a pre-seminary student. He later became a salesman. Years after my own experience with faith, I asked him why he didn’t become a pastor. “Others in the class kept saying things like, ‘Jesus told me this,’ or ‘I heard God’s […]