I wonder how many of you are facing uncertainties like mine. Something has happened in your life that you didn’t plan and it has left you wrecked. Perhaps you feel that everyone else is full of joy and hope at this New Year, but you are just gasping and pleading with God that it would be better than the last. Continue reading Searching for Joy
My precious sister was killed in a senseless accident and I keep wondering, will I find a way to rejoice in the Lord even through this? Continue reading To See Through the Eyes of Joy
What happened to the passionate drive that once had us bounding out of bed, eager to get a degree or a career or a relationship. With focus we pursued, we made sacrifices, we assessed our abilities, counted the cost, and yet here we are, staring into tired eyes. Did we lose our hopes, our dreams, maybe even ourselves along the way?
There is peace in knowing that our suffering is not in vain and that our lives serve an eternal purpose. We may not see or understand that purpose on this side of Heaven, but we can take comfort in knowing that God sees the whole picture. Continue reading Being Known by a God Who Knows
Can we trust God is good even in the darkest times of our lives? Can we trust He is working out something that is better than we can imagine? Continue reading God in Darkness
Have the storms of life ever had you asking, “Where are You, God???” Continue reading Peace Be Still
I know it sounds odd, it sounds unbelievable that maybe these broken shards of your life can be pieced back together, but let’s trust together that God is doing something we can’t yet see in these hard places. Continue reading Memoirs of a Headcase: Held by the God of Hope