Yearly Archives: 2014

A First Christmas with God With Us

It was my daughter Sydnee’s first Christmas, but nothing about her first Christmas, or her first year of life for that matter, had gone as I had planned. Like many mothers, I had high hopes and big expectations for baby’s first Christmas.   You know, for the simple things and delicate memories that mothers hold dear […]

God is…El Roi- The God Who Sees

I am so excited to introduce my best friend, Beth Buchanan, as this week’s guest blogger.  Beth has been walking through the journey of adopting a child for the past several months.  Beth is one of those types of friends that everyone needs to have…one that will point you to Jesus no matter what you […]

Guest Post: God is…FAITHFUL

Nothing spurs me on in faith quite like hearing testimonies of God’s faithfulness.  We could read about God’s character and acquire head knowledge of who He is, but when we hear first-hand accounts, the knowledge of His unfailing character makes it’s way from our heads to our hearts and we see Jesus in action.  This […]

Receive Your Sight

Life has a way of placing blinders over our eyes at times. Whether the blinders consist of circumstances, pain, fears, or doubts, they can keep us from really seeing. I will never forget the blindness I was suffering with during my honeymoon. I had just married the man of my dreams and should have been […]

5 Signs Your Fear of Ebola Has Gone Too Far

5 Signs Your Fear of Ebola Has Gone Too Far The recent cases of Ebola in the United States have sent the nation into a frenzy of fear. People are being gripped by the fear that this deadly virus in now on our soil, and the media seems to be striving to bring its viewers […]

When Human Effort and God’s Power Collide

Trust in the Lord and do good;     dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. 4 Take delight in the Lord,     and he will give you the desires of your heart. 5 Commit your way to the Lord;     trust in him and he will do this: 6 He will make your righteous reward shine like the dawn,     your […]

When You Can’t See God Through Your Pain

Over the summer, God was busy at work of healing me in areas I had forgotten I even needed healing. He was cultivating the soil of my heart, preparing me for the next thing He had called me to. In the process, he unearthed some painful memories I thought I had dealt with, but truthfully, […]