Kneeling beside the bed of my dad just days ago, everything in my life seemed to overwhelm me in that instant. Would he make it through this surgery? Could the surgeons fix his heart? Mind you, I was not doubting God or my faith, just worried and overwhelmed. But, as the minutes ticked by I remembered how God had helped me the past three years and all the lessons He had taught me along the way.
It is difficult to truly find stillness with all the noise surrounding us. In the darkest of seasons, the Lord will carry us towards His ultimate peace. How I longed for the feeling of peace. To be able to sit in stillness and feel the Lords comforting arms wrap around me like a warm blanket.… Continue reading Noise: Allowing the Lord to Carry Us Towards Ultimate Peace
So much of life is waiting. It’s easy to allow our minds to race towards an ‘out’, but it’s in the wait, in the stillness that we find our faithful Lord. I’ve kept a quote before me for years, decades now, I guess. It goes with me on my desk from location to location. Somehow… Continue reading Wait: Allowing Stillness in the Lord to Become Dancing
We do not need to be afraid. We are to be still and see the Lord at work, trusting that He will will fight for us and prepare the way forward. Those who know me best would characterize me as an action person. Although in recent years health issues have slowed down aerobic activities, when… Continue reading Still: God Will Fight For Us and Prepare the Way Forward