Perspective of Teary Trials

Oh dear, here I am once again with tears flowing down my face! I am a mess! My emotional state is a wreck and my heart is burdened with difficult decisions. Uncertainty often rules my world. I enjoy stability and knowing what the future will bring but I have begun to...

Time Control or Humble Growth

The summer quickly flew past me as I was busy writing resumes, looking for a place to live, starting a school program to improve my skills for getting a job. So here I am still playing the waiting game and wondering what plans God has for me. I had never expected to...
Polishing Perspective 

Polishing Perspective 

The sun glared triumphantly across the sky as the plane in front of me taxied down the runway toward a destination. The faster the plane went the more concerns came. Would it pick up enough speed? Was it prepared for the rigors of flight? What about the experience of...
Deliriously Joyful in Parched Places

Deliriously Joyful in Parched Places

Weary from the heat of the summer sun, the coolness of ocean water gleamed across the horizon. My body longed for a fresh drink but I was surrounded by the undrinkable. The intense need for refreshing poured over me. This desire for water reminded me of Christ’s...

Faithfilled in Uncertainty

Uncertainty rolled over me like a dark cloud. My judgement seemed gone and wisdom in all sense of the word, just wasn’t there. Despair crept in making life seem endless and full of pain. In the dark night my heavy heart was restless as I thought about my life. I had...

From Faith Filled to Failing

How often do I go from feelings of faith to feelings of failure? Why is discouragement so ingrained in my thinking? Elijah a man of faith had the same issue after the victory at Mt. Carmel. God had shown His power to all of Israel and confirmed that Elijah was His...