Jehovah Shammah – The Lord is There

And the name of the city from that time on shall be, "The Lord Is There.”Ezekiel 48:35 Jehovah Shammah - The Lord Is There Have you ever found yourself asking, WHERE IS GOD? Why am I going through what I am going through? Why don’t I feel God?  I think it is safe to say that everyone, at some … Continue reading Jehovah Shammah – The Lord is There

Renew Your Mind: Everything is a Possibility

Renew Your Mind: Everything is a Possibility  Prayer helps us become aware of God’s provisions and protections in our life. Let’s begin each day with prayer and intentionally look for God’s provision (resources) and protection (strength) throughout the day! Graham Cooke Audio Study:    REFLECTION: What is the one phrase, scripture or statement where God is speaking directly … Continue reading Renew Your Mind: Everything is a Possibility

Redeeming Love Book Review

 “Your beauty and love chase after me every day of my life”    Psalm 23:6a I consider myself a woman of faith but like many women, we can struggle with thoughts of unworthiness, shame, trust or vulnerability. Redeeming Love is a brilliant retelling of the Biblical story of Hosea. This novel is set in the 1850s … Continue reading Redeeming Love Book Review

Cultivate A “You”nique You

I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Marvelous are Your works, And that my soul knows very well. Psalm 139:14 Who Are You? Press Play. What does it mean to be unique? Is it the color of your hair?  Is it the way you dress?  Is it the music that you … Continue reading Cultivate A “You”nique You

Teach Me to Pray

Many years ago I had an opportunity to teach a bible study in a home where I didn't know anyone and in a city that I had never visited. For months we studied the word of God together and people that started out as strangers became friends.  One night, a person spoke up and said, … Continue reading Teach Me to Pray

My Word for 2018

For as long as I can remember I’ve created goals for the new year. I attended the classes, read the articles and the books all about effective goal setting and I've used several methods to help me write effective and realistic goals. Some years I was a rockstar and achieved all my goals (think eager, … Continue reading My Word for 2018

7 Days of Thanks: Day 5 – Community

Thanksgiving is only a few days away.  How are you celebrating?  We are celebrating with our 7 Days of Thanks.  Through this series we are praying that we will all be encouraged to see all the blessings we have in our life, outside of material possessions.  I pray we are challenged to dig deeper into the … Continue reading 7 Days of Thanks: Day 5 – Community

7 Days of Thanks: Day 4 – Love & Hope

As we continue our series 7 Days of Thanks and “Thanksliving”,  I pray that we are  encouraged to see all the blessings we have in our life, outside of material possessions.  I pray we are challenged to dig deeper into the character of God and see how we can be the hands and feet of Jesus … Continue reading 7 Days of Thanks: Day 4 – Love & Hope