If you’ve told someone you will pray for them, stop right now, in this minute, and lift them up. No excuses, no “I will in a bit.” Nothing is more important than prayer, communicating with God of the universe is incredibly powerful. Just do it, pray for the person God laid on your heart. They… Continue reading Just Do It
The solution (to fighting fear) is not more determination. The solution is faith. Louie Giglio How? 1. Stop. Don’t listen to the giants, no matter how loudly they yell, or covertly they whisper. Say it with me (yes, even you super polite people)…”SHUT UP, Giant.” 2. Out loud, speak over the fear. (C’mon introverts, you… Continue reading You’re Goin’ Down!
As we attempt to strengthen our relationship with God, Satan simultaneously attempts to strengthen our relationship with him. (He’s such an insidious jerk.) Stay the course. Read God’s Word. Fill your mind with His Goodness, Friends. He is stronger than us. He is mightier than the devil. His light pierces the darkness of evil. And… Continue reading Within
Recently, a dear friend of mine helped to redirect my focus, energy and passion. They may not have intended to do so, but they did nonetheless…and I am grateful. Doors open and close continually in our lives. So often, we’re “thrown for a loop”, crushed, confused or heartbroken when doors close and we’re unable to… Continue reading Redirect & Refocus
A few loved ones of ours are having a tough time right now…whether illness, grief, exhaustion, work, loneliness, stretched too thin, or a hundred other reasons. I can only share with you what has worked for me. Take that back, I could tell you some amazing story of someone pushing through, but if I know… Continue reading Stop – Breathe – Talk
Yes, I will admit it. I am respectfully fearful of birds. There you go, a confession. To answer your “Why?”…because, quite honestly, the thought of a beak poking me in the face as wings flap against the side of my head seems like the ultimate form of torture. (Yes, I saw parts of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The… Continue reading Breadcrumbs and Ice Storms