Devotional

Assurance: When Having Faith Doesn’t Change Our Circumstances

Having big faith doesn’t always mean our circumstances change. We can have assurance in the promises of the Lord, even we do not see His plans.  Just have faith… Over time the phrase almost became offensive. Like the squealing of dull brakes. You knew it was coming, but the way each word came grinding upon… Continue reading Assurance: When Having Faith Doesn’t Change Our Circumstances

Devotional

Resting: Experience God’s Gentle Shelter During Brutal Seasons

Some seasons of life can be extremely brutal. We can feel exposed and vulnerable. But we can draw near to God, resting in the shelter only He can offer.   My son Evan and I have spent the past 90 days in Philly after his transplant. We had finally been given the green light to return… Continue reading Resting: Experience God’s Gentle Shelter During Brutal Seasons

Devotional · Stay Sane

Season: Learning to Rest in Times of Pain and Suffering

There are many different times in life. During a season of suffering, it is important to remember that it is okay to not be okay, but we are called to rest in Jesus.  Through the past year, I have had some of my lowest lows and some of my highest highs. I am currently, by… Continue reading Season: Learning to Rest in Times of Pain and Suffering

Devotional · Stay Sane

Brave: Having Courage Amidst Suffering

In the midst of tribulation, distress, and suffering, we don’t need to hide. Instead, we can be brave living with courage and complete peace. Brave What movie character comes to your mind when you think about someone who is brave? Is it an old movie or a newer one? I’m telling my age here, but… Continue reading Brave: Having Courage Amidst Suffering