Tag Archives: words of hope

Blue Streaks

High school art class. The lighting was dim. Soft, reflective music played in the background. I twirled the colored pencils and charcoals in my fingers, elegantly tracing the contours of my face on the paper canvas – a self portrait. … Continue reading

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Heaven Hours

Welcome back to my blog, friend. God calls us different places at different times, but I haven’t forgotten you! I pray everyone is staying healthy and trusting in the Lord during these times. Continue to cling to the Light! Many … Continue reading

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Spiritual Rx

This quote from C.H. Spurgeon has been haunting me the last couple of days, “When a patient believes in a physician, he carefully follows his prescriptions and directions. Faith that refuses to obey the commands of the Savior is a … Continue reading

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Friend vs. Foe

Do you have a famous man or woman of God who you love to read quotes by? Over the past many months, my ultimate favorite source of encouragement has been the late C.H. Spurgeon. Yesterday, I stumbled across a fresh … Continue reading

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It Will Be

Imagine… Snow is falling, and it’s quiet in the room. A steaming cup of coffee greets you as you’re wrapped in warm blankets. Your Bible is open, prayers flow from your heart to the throne of God without distraction. Can … Continue reading

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Mary Days & Martha Days

Yesterday, I was able to spend cherished time in thought; reading and writing without distraction. It was a solid 6 hours of respite and being in the Word of God and prayer! I was so thankful in the moment and … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

Greetings, friend! For those who are new to my blog, I want to welcome you and share a little about myself. My heart is full with truths from the Word of God. I believe the Bible is God-breathed and alive. … Continue reading

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God’s Battle

The spiritual battles I face can sometimes be all-consuming, exhausting, and difficult – is it the same for you, my friend? These are the times when I have to rely on the Lord – His strength is displayed in our … Continue reading

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The End?

As writers, we not only love to write, we also love good stories. Good versus evil and the search for truth never gets old. It got me thinking late last night about the story of my life…the ups and downs… … Continue reading

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Ministry Mantra

A poem written to encourage all who face the joys and many challenges of ministry and service in the Lord’s work: Toil, burdens, discouragement, come swift When we answer the call to use our gifts. Some days we are filled … Continue reading

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Isolation = Extinction

I visited a historical landmark of a society that was extreme and believed in celibacy – men and women living apart from one another never to join. Not surprisingly, this radical group became extinct as they had no offspring. They … Continue reading

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When Storms Come

Driving toward my destination, the conditions ahead were unmistakable – dark clouds, threatening weather ahead. The sight was starkly different than the sunshine directly above me, which indicated a sunny, beautiful day. Knowing that ominous clouds would soon greet me, … Continue reading

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