“And Elisha said to her, "What shall I do for you? Tell me; what have you in the house?" And she said, "Your servant has nothing in the house except a jar of oil."” 2 Kings 4:2 ESV This is a post for those who feel like they have nothing to offer, or that what … Continue reading What’s in Your Hand?
As I sit here reflecting on 2017, I feel like the Grinch when he began to feel his heart growing - the way the love of God is swelling, my chest cavity just seems too small to contain it. I started this year feeling incredibly lost, questioning every life decision I’ve made, and even wondering … Continue reading 2017 & Free
Tonight, I find myself reflecting on just how very grateful I am for the relationships in my life. First and foremost, I am eternally grateful and utterly humbled by my relationship with God. To think that the Creator, the One who put the moon and the stars in place, and holds the world in His … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Day 18: Relationship
This is an incredibly late post, but I couldn’t go to sleep without expressing my gratitude for the people in my life who simply won’t let me quit. You care for me enough to let me give voice to my insecurities, shortcomings and mistakes, but refuse to let me live there (or even rest there … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Day 14: The Ones Who Won’t Let Me Quit
Tonight, I am incredibly grateful for the ability to take chances and try something new. The prospect of stepping out of our comfort zone can leave us feeling unsure, exposed, vulnerable, and nervous. Yet it is this threshold of discomfort that serves as the gateway to our next win, opportunity, and moment of success. I … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Day 11: Taking Chances
Tonight, I’m simply grateful for the opportunity to serve. At some point I lost my joy in serving, but I feel restoration taking place even as I write this.
Tonight I’m grateful for fellowship. I’m grateful to be in the company of individuals eager for God to be glorified in their lives, and excited to be a blessing in someone else’s life. I’m grateful to be surrounded by movers and shakers, visionaries and pioneers, people who have gotten a glimpse of the impact God … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Day 7: Fellowship
Tonight, I’m grateful for honest feedback. You know, the tough stuff that’s hard to hear, but helps you get your life together if you heed the sharer’s wisdom. 2018, I'm coming for you. And I will be better than I am today!
“Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. Point out anything in me that offends you, and lead me along the path of everlasting life.” Psalms 139:23-24 NLT I totally missed writing about Day 3, but I’m back to share reflections from the last 2 days. I am … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Days 3 & 4: Recalibration
Today, I am grateful for the power of prayer. In life, we all experience situations that are beyond our control, and the many tragedies and crises in our world leave so many feeling hopeless. In times like these, where sorrow and fear seem to loom, heavy and dark, all around us, I am glad to … Continue reading 21 Days of Gratitude – Day 3: The Power of Prayer