Surviving & Awakening I often wonder how many of you are on similar journeys to mine. I know I write about it often, that we are each struggling with something. Surviving something hard. I can’t help but think about it as we enter the second month in this New Year. I promised that as I … Continue reading Finding Joy While We Struggle to Believe
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