I don’t know about y’all, but I have always had a BIG imagination. As a child, I had big plans and I was going places. We never had much money to actually go places, but every time I opened a book, I was able to travel. Books allowed me to imagine myself in all sorts … More When Dreams Die
Perhaps one of the most misinterpreted verses in the Bible behind Matthew 7:1 (“Judge not, that ye be not judged.”) is Psalm 37:4 ~ “Delight thyself also in the Lord; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” We hear this verse quoted over and over again to and by people who are … More Did God Promise to Give Us the Desires of Our Heart?
Have you ever wondered what your true calling in life is? What you were born or made to do? Perhaps you’ve found your niche professionally. You have a job you love and really achieve in your role. Maybe you aren’t currently in that place, but you are in the pursuit of it. Maybe your dream … More Made for More
I read something today and one little line stood out to me above all the others: “We do not have a sometimes sovereign God.” I know that word can scare people, but it shouldn’t. It just means “in control.” We do believe that, don’t we? Either God is in control, or He isn’t God. If … More Sometimes Sovereign?
Those of us who have grown up in or been around church have probably all been asked at some point in our lives, “What’s your favorite Bible verse?” It’s a popular question, and my answer has changed many times over the years depending on what I was dealing with or learning at the time. Though … More Higher Thoughts and Perfect Gifts
Are there certain characters in the Bible in which you can see yourself? I’m not talking about the mental image we conjure up of what their physical appearance may have been, but character or personality similarities. You read a story and cry or laugh or shake your head because that’s something you would do or … More Drowning in the Chaos
If you’re on social media, I’m sure you’ve seen the “Love Your Spouse” photo challenge that’s going around. In case you’re one of the few who have no idea what I’m talking about, a friend “nominates” you to post a photo with your husband or wife for 7 days. It’s all the rage at the … More Being Real in a Shiny, Plastic World