Freedom in Forgiveness

Freedom in Forgiveness

Boy, do I make mistakes. Sometimes it feels like I make so many and will never be forgiven for them. My mind is like a movie reel that replays the mistakes over and over and over again. “What did you do that for?”  “Didn’t you learn last time?” “Why do you keep...
A New Creation

A New Creation

Happy New Year! I think we’re all breathing a sigh of relief that 2020 is finally behind us. It was a year of constant uncertainty and unprecedented restrictions. Who knew when we began our year that we would be facing a global pandemic…we would be discouraged from...
Control vs Surrender

Control vs Surrender

I am a control freak. If I’m in control, I tend to believe I can stop bad things from happening to those I love. Maybe I can even prevent heartache and hardships in our lives. But I have been wrong in every circumstance. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Every. Single. One....
The King Loves Me

The King Loves Me

Tonight these words have touched me deeply. I don’t know why it’s hit me tonight but I just wanted to share them and how they pertain to my life at the moment. Perhaps this will help another person who is feeling the same way. “Here I am….all...
Rest for the Weary

Rest for the Weary

I loooove sleep. I long for it. I crave it. I will do just about anything for it and I’ve always been that way. I’ll jump at any chance for sleep. I discovered sleep is one of my biggest escapes from life. When I can sleep, I don’t have to think, feel or act. I don’t...
Make Me

Make Me

It’s no secret to my family and friends that 2016 was a painful year for me and my family. Lots of loss and uncertainty. I half-heartedly began 2017 with the idea that January 1st was a new beginning of sorts and that this new year was going to bring prosperity,...