Flying the friendly skies was a normal protocol living so far from extended family during our military years. I would always smile after buckling into our seats hearing the flight attendant come on the loud speaker to prepare us for the journey ahead. Pulling out her instruction pamphlet she would invite us to read along… Continue reading Taking Flight
Precious women of faith, I hope we never underestimate the power of prayer, especially for the dearly loved men in our lives. As you know, it takes tremendous courage and boldness to pray God’s will for the ones we love. Surrendering our wants, releasing control, and allowing them to live fully as the men God… Continue reading Our Wants vs. God’s Will
One of my favorite stories in the Bible is the story of Samaritan woman at the well. When we meet her in chapter 4 of the book of John, one will quickly see this woman was a lowly social outcast who was living in shame and enslaved to her own sin. She did her best… Continue reading Living Water
We all crave a sense of belonging and wholeness. To live our lives with purpose and direction. We desire to make an imprint, and pass on a legacy to our loved ones during our short time here on this earth. Yet, for so many of us, there is a silent restlessness in our spirits, crying… Continue reading Sailing Away
Every year during spring break, we excitedly load up our car in anticipation of a week of refreshment and some much needed relaxation along the picturesque beaches in Destin, Florida. What started as a fun-filled tradition with friends and numerous toddlers in toe crammed into one beach house with endless popsicles and juice boxes has… Continue reading Refreshing Springtime Dessert
My Monday afternoon girlfriends and I have had the privilege of spending seven glorious weeks immersed in Priscilla Shirer’s Bible study, Gideon Your weakness, God’s strength. In three short chapters of the Bible, Judges 6-8, an incredible story unfolds about a simple man who struggles in his weaknesses, limitations, and insecurities, yet God raises up… Continue reading Girlfriends, Get to Know Gideon!
When we come to Jesus and confess by seeking His forgiveness for our sins and repent by deciding to turn away from the specific sinful behavior in our lives, we are forever forgiven and cleansed at the cross by the blood of Jesus Christ. Our sins are removed from our hearts like weeds uprooted from… Continue reading Bearing Fruit