Idols

I am reading through the Bible; one chapter a day.  I am in the Book of Judges. Throughout the Old Testament, when the children of Israel turned from their wicked ways and sought God's face, they are told to 'put away their idols'.  I wondered about that.  They had the presence of the Lord right …

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Laid Bare

I've been apart of church meetings before; countless times actually.  I've been apart of a community of believers all of my life.  None of the meetings were harsh, conducted cruelly, or any other horror story you might have heard. When I was old enough to understand what was being discussed, I was always uncomfortable when …

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Confessions Of A Grown Woman

I have a confession to make. It is severely humbling to admit. It is terrifying to permanently pen to paper. It is one of the most exposing bit of information I have ever shared about myself here. I craved validation. As much as I was stubborn, I sought a stamp of approval. I yearned for …

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On The Receiving Side of Ravens

Living 1 Kings 17:1-7 I was present when the First Lady of our home church gave a testimony about her families finances. I was a teenager sitting in the Adult Bible Study class. This was at least 21 years ago. Their last baby was under a year old.  Her husband, the Pastor, was either in …

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Easter Sunday 2018

It is Saturday evening, Easter Eve if you will. We are getting together for dinner at our house with some friends tomorrow.  Husband said we should open up the dinner to others since it was a holiday.  I made some inquiries but no one else is able to come. As I was preparing tomorrow's meal, …

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Finding Sufficiency In Christ?

I've been taught that problem's purpose is so you can rediscover sufficiency in Christ. I just read here how Mandisa struggled with the passing of a close friend. Kelly Irvin, the blog's author, talks of her battle with cancer. I have been open about wanting a large family and not having it. Longings and desires …

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