Trust

Trust: Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust. It’s an easy thing to do when things are going according to my plan. When birth unfolds just as we expect and life seems to go according to plan, it’s easy. I can trust then. It is easy for me to believe that He is good, and His plan is good. […]

Control

2 Timothy 1:7 Control. We all want it, right? I think Satan likes to sugar coat this idol with terms like “planning” or “preparing.” I think Satan wants us to believe that living in fear is a normal place to live. It is okay. It is natural. Control increases fear; fear increases control. I seek […]

My Refuge

Are you weary? Exhausted? Burnt out? I realize we may all be at different parts of this season in life. You may be preparing for labor, or maybe you just had a baby. Maybe your baby is a few months old, and you are battling exhaustion from sleepless nights. Maybe you are weary and you […]

Memorizing God’s Word

I am a visual learner. I haven’t always known this about myself, but recently I’ve discovered just how well I can learn when there is a picture attached to information. I think this is why I tend to write Scripture all over my life, rather than just speaking it multiple times, which also works well for […]

His Mercy Is New Every Morning

Passage to Read: Lamentations 3:21-24 Lamentations is a book with tears. A lot of tears. Jeremiah expresses much sadness¬†in the book of Lamentations. His grief ran deep and the tears shed were not self-centered tears. Jeremiah wept because the people had rejected their God. He knew the selfishness and sinfulness of the people would bring […]

Endurance In The Hard

Passage to read: Hebrews 10:19-39 Verse to Memorize: Hebrews 10:35-36 Life is hard. Sometimes it is downright exhausting. As I was preparing and praying over this week focusing on endurance, I had one of those weeks. You know them. Everything seems to be in complete chaos, and I just wanted to be done. I wanted […]