The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of pleasure (Ecclesiastes 7:4). As I continue to walk with Jesus further and further away from the person I was … I realize how incredibly rich I am. When I met my husband, I was … Continue reading Seeking His Wisdom
Jesus paid it all. All to Him I owe. Sin had left a crimson stain. He washed it white as snow~ Without Jesus, I would still be dying or flat out dead. Only He knows that “what if” I didn’t choose to follow Him. So here I stand. Alone in the calling. Speak and write, … Continue reading Finding His Way for My Life
There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens (Ecclesiastes 3:1). Only God knows. But I think it is entirely possibly that we, the group of women at the retreat, hit every activity listed in Ecclesiastes 3:2-8. It has taken me all week to pray and process because Jesus … Continue reading A Women’s Retreat: A Time for Everything
Having a new job is an adjustment. I haven’t worked outside the home for a number of years. If you haven’t heard, I began as a crossing guard the same day our boys returned to school. Sometimes it is quiet on the middle school corner. No passing cars. Just secret chirping of the grasshoppers. The … Continue reading When You Don’t Know Where to Start
Thank you for joining me for another blogversary. I confess I told a fellow blogger and brother in Christ it was four years this month. Fully confident, I let it go knowing WordPress would remind me. Nope. Just three. But wow. But God. As I look back over the past three years, my soul clenches … Continue reading Standing Firm with 3 Years of Blogging!
As I pulled into the parking lot on Harrisburg’s City Island, my stomach quick-dropped like an elevator in a city skyscraper. Numerous rows of cars. Instead of searching a spot to fit in, I went to the far edge. I needed a moment. Lord, I sense heaviness. I am here to be Your light, but … Continue reading #OutoftheDarknesswalk #StopSuicide
The first time I spoke in a church as a child of God was April 2015. God stirred me in the middle of the night, showing me I would speak. After sharing this with the pastor of our church, he leaned forward on his chair and said, “We better get you speaking.” What is utterly … Continue reading When God’s Hand Lifts the Veil