Encouragement · Relationships · Scripture · Truth

Slow to Speak: The Process of Capturing Thoughts

I’m heading over to Kate Motaung’s place for Five Minute Friday where a group of writer’s free write for five minutes. Today’s word prompt is: Slow. The dashes indicate where my time begins and ends. Ready. Set. Go. // I’ve always thought dreamcatchers were so beautiful. The intricacy of woven threads, beaded leather, and colorful… Continue reading Slow to Speak: The Process of Capturing Thoughts

Faith · Praise · Scripture · Trust

Playing it Safe When We’re Called to Go All In

Ever play a friendly game of poker? Though I’m not much of a card player, I find it less intimidating when the stakes are low, like using match sticks rather than cold, hard cash. As my pile grows from winning, I find that I’m more cautious, quickly folding if my hand doesn’t seem promising. Even… Continue reading Playing it Safe When We’re Called to Go All In

Encouragement · Faith · Hope · Scripture · Truth

Holding on to Hope in a Time of Despair

“Let us hold on to the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful.” Hebrews 10:23 It can be difficult to trust God in the midst of heartache and despair. God has come to deliver us, we know this, and we believe the scripture that says God plans to prosper and not… Continue reading Holding on to Hope in a Time of Despair

Encouragement · Relationship · Trust

With God Behind the Wheel, I Can Better See the Journey

It feels great to put my fingers to keys again. Listening to the tick-tick-tick as digits roam over the board is sweet music to my ears We surprised our children with a first trip to Disney at Christmas. Our time there was simply magical, and I’m so thankful for the precious made memories (and good weather).… Continue reading With God Behind the Wheel, I Can Better See the Journey