Joy in The Morning – God Sized Dreams

It lays open on my lap, this book that not too long ago collected dust and sat unnoticed, its reader uninterested and somewhat apathetic to the truth that whispered from the thin papers edged in gold. 5:30AM is a dark time.  They say it’s always darkest before the dawn and in my little room there is truth in that but I touch flame to the wick that gives birth to light.  The walls...
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Rest – Five Minute Friday

I am so blessed to be part of the the Five Minute Friday crew.  Every week my spirit is touched by the bravery and vulnerablility that gets left on the screen and I am so thankful that each week God speaks to me through these amazing and talented women – writers, every one!  Lisa-Jo Baker is our awesome host and I leave you with a gentle enouragement to head on over to...
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More… God-sized Dreams

I almost didn’t write today.  I read the question over at Holley’s blog – “What do you need more of in your life?”  – and I almost didn’t write.  It’s been a rough couple of days and anxiety has pressed itself close and just the thought of answering that question  left me feeling trapped – so I walked away from computer 4...
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It Comes

I can feel it coming.  The storm. The crying jag for no apparent reason.  The way my throat thickens as I try and keep the emotions battened down because work really isn’t the place where tears for no reason should fall. I don’t like these days.  The days where my heart beats like a drum with anxiety and I can feel the pressure mounting and where, just where does one go when you...
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My Sin was There

My sin was there on that day.  The day He entered the garden.  When the weight of iniquity pressed His knees to the ground.  When His brow dripped red with drops of blood, right where the crown of thorns would sit.  My sin was there on that day.  Squeezing His heart,  and as that anguished cry ripped hoarse “nevertheless not My will, but Yours, be done” (Luke...
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