God's word, series, weary, worship

An Invitation from Weary to Worship

Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. {2 Corinthians 4:16} When you are tired and weary, where do you turn to renew your supply? Do you turn to coffee or escape through distractions? You may be fed up with falling asleep on…

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God's word, motherhood, peace

Make the Morning Ready Ground

For shoes, put on the peace that comes from the Good News so that you will be fully prepared. {EPHESIANS 6:15} I look at the clock above the stove. Twenty minutes ’til eight. We’re ready, but where are her shoes? I’m talking to myself as usual (tell me I’m not the only one). I remind myself…

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God's word, heart, prayer

Seek God in the Big and Little

“Then you will call upon me and pray to me, and I will hear you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart” {JEREMIAH 29:12} In the middle of a triple-digit heat wave, the back-to-school hustle had left me panting for breath. The humidity was stifling. I had been…

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God's word, Uncategorized

Welcome to Day 26 of the series Speak Praise as part of the Write 31 Days challenge. Living out a daily journey of speaking praise, I am surprised at the direction the Lord is taking me. For all the brainstorming and outlining and scriptures about praise and the power of the word, I could really…

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God's word, prayer, Uncategorized

a prayer of praise inspired by Psalm 119 Across the pages of news print words land like shrapnel in a war torn world.Our generation is tangled in a web of media weaving sticky stories that seduce and ensnare.O Lord, your word is a balm. Your word attracts a hurting and hungry world and gives it…

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