Years ago, while walking through a devastating time, I had fallen asleep while praying in desperation. I laid in bed, tears flowing until no more came. I was completely drained physically, unable to move, fully surrendered to God. I was crying out for His Comfort and slowly lulled to sleep. The next morning, as I… Continue reading Embraced
There are days my arms feel like deadweight. Times when I really need them to work. Times when “success” depends on the cooperation of my arms’ strength. I find it frustrating that in the moments I need them most, they give out. There is a lesson somewhere in that statement, isn’t there, Friend? It can… Continue reading Hold Me Up
This. All this. I may hurt like heck. I may struggle to breathe without pain. I may battle sadness in my heart and defeat in my mind. But God. But God is my strength. But God is how I’ve come this far. But God is how I’ll take a step farther. God is my Portion,… Continue reading This. All this.
Slow down, take time. Breathe in, He said. He’ll reveal what’s to come. The thoughts in His mind, always higher than mine. And He’ll reveal all to come. Take courage, my heart. Stay steadfast, my soul. He’s in the waiting. He’s in the waiting. Hold onto your hope. Watch your triumph unfold. He’s never failing,… Continue reading We Struggle
From YouVersion’s “Awakening: 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting“ study plan: “Jesus knew that with so much need everywhere, He had to hear the voice of His Father, or He would have mistakenly chosen what’s good instead of what’s God.” Wow. Did anyone else feel a hand to the forehead on that? Sheesh! My life… Continue reading Good or God?