The Peace of God

As we begin the holiday season, my mind keeps coming back to Thanksgiving. Two words put together, and we have a holiday, thanks and giving. I believe the word Father has for us today is to say those words and take a deep breath.  All throughout scripture His word...

The Power of The Holy Spirit

I heard a sermon recently and the pastor was talking about how he was visiting a farm, and he saw a man washing his pig. He said the farmer spent so much time and effort cleaning the pig, but the moment the pig was released, he ran straight back to the mud. As an...

Tears Are a Gift

Somewhere along life‘s journey it seems as though we can get two things in our heads: If we love and trust Jesus, we will never walk through hard places.This notion that tears are bad, the Father rejects our tears or that tears are something to be ashamed of.  As...

My Yoke Is Easy

Over the past month these words have been illuminated to me several different times and in different ways. Through a sermon, a song, spoken by a friend, and even on a sign at the doctor’s office. This verse is well known and familiar to me, but I’ve learned over the...

Heart Work is Hard Work

Heart work is really hard.  Recently, I have just been in awe at how patient the Father is; how tender and loving He is. He has wanted healing in my heart for me for SO long, but He wasn’t ever going to push me to do it. He wasn’t going to force me to do anything...