I tossed and turned, trying to get comfortable. Counting sheep never worked for me. I lay in bed with my eyes wide open staring into the darkness. Loneliness crept into my heart. My 10-year-old self believed I was the only person in the whole world still awake. I mustered up the courage to get out of … Continue reading Searching For Light in the Dark
I knelt down beside my son's bed and cried. Tears flowing, I lifted all of my anxieties and worries to the Lord. The rejection email from the publisher coupled with the news of my husband's new job overwhelmed my heart. I set out a goal to write, but now I faced the challenges that arise … Continue reading How God Used Daniel Tiger to Encourage Me
Deactivate Facebook. My heart sunk as the words fluttered through my mind. I knew God spoke this command to me. I would not come up with it on my own! Set time limits on Facebook sounds like me. Quit Facebook? That's the Holy Spirit, friend. I wrestled with God on this Saturday morning. I was … Continue reading Why I Quit Facebook
"You are good, good, oh, you are good, good, oh." The worship leader crooned out these lyrics while the congregation around me joined their voices in uplifted praise to a Good God. I crossed my arms and fought back bitter tears. I closed my eyes and lifted my head. "You are not good. I will … Continue reading When Life is Bad, God is Still Good
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Everything. Pretty simple, folks! Or is it...Here's my struggle. I believe God can do anything. I do. I trust Scripture, and I wholeheartedly believe all Scripture is breathed out by God (2 Timothy 3:16). I believe God chose Mary to be the mother of Jesus. I believe in the miraculous conception of Jesus.But when it … Continue reading What is Possible? Advent Day 10