““He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.” For “you were like sheep going astray,” but now you have returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.” - 1Peter 2:24-25 Jesus died in … Continue reading Remembering our Ransom
You may have initially been confused by the title of this post, being that it doesn't really sound biblically accurate or "spiritual", and that's honestly what I thought also, until that's what Jesus called me. Background story: This past May, I had the honor and privilege of being able to travel and minister in Peru … Continue reading God’s little dirtbag🌱
"You are my private garden, my treasure, my bride, a secluded spring, a hidden fountain." - Song of Songs 4:12 Throughout the Bible and this time period, Kings had private gardens within the Palace where they would spend time alone and where they found security and peace, especially in times of war and conflict. Here, … Continue reading The Garden of God – Your Heart
"The reason many are still troubled, still seeking, still making little forward progress is because they haven't yet come to the end of themselves. We're still trying to give orders, and interfering with God's work within us." ~ A. W. Tozer. Every Christmas Eve for the past five years, I have picked one of the … Continue reading My Will or Thy Will?
Committing a life to Purity is so much more than saying NO to kissing boys or NO to having sex before marriage. There was a time a while back when I was at the doctor’s office for an appointment and while I was filling out some paperwork, the doctor came into the room. She started … Continue reading The Pursuit of Purity
When God wants you to grow, He makes you uncomfortable! Sometimes, God takes us through seasons that make us so uncomfortable and uneasy where there seems to be no peace or rest. Why? As humans, we are creatures of habit and enjoy comfort and desire an easy life. However, if everything were easy, we would … Continue reading Courage for Change
If you have been doing the same old thing you are destined to get the same result. refer to Acts 3:2-7. "Now a man who was lame from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple courts. When he … Continue reading Change of Strategy
Ezekiel 12:28 reminds us, “There shall none of my words be prolonged any more, but the word which I have spoken shall be done, saith the Lord God.” You too can rejoice knowing not only will God work on your behalf, but He also promises to do it speedily. HE SAID ON THIS DAY IT … Continue reading Victory is Ours
When God says "No" with one hand, He holds and answers with a better "Yes" in the other! Trust that God's "No" is preparing you to not only receive, but to appreciate and value His "Yes"! I desire God's best, but to desire and to value are two very different things. In this season of … Continue reading Even When There’s A “No”, God Has A Better “Yes”!
If you are anything like me, you have a tendency to need to feel in control. For me, feeling out of control is dangerous, unsafe, uncharted territory. Feeling out of control is scary. It takes everything in you to release your grasp on something you love and allow God to take full control, but that … Continue reading When You Allow God to Write Your Love Story