Follow Me

My morning devotional began with Follow Me. Easier said than done, right? We have this ugly unseen thing called the flesh that wants us comfortable and self-serving… persuasively begging each of us to follow “me” (lowercase m), as in whatever pleases the flesh. But God wants greater for us. And when that “greater” comes, it’s not even for us. It’s for… Read more →

Consider your stones this Christmas & New Year

Brian and I just returned from a 27-hour getaway to celebrate our 13th wedding anniversary. This is one of my favorite times of the year not only because I get to have downtime with my husband in surroundings adorned with festive Christmas décor on an unhurried date night out, but also because we get the chance to reexamine our marriage… Read more →

Just as you are [through the eyes of a 10-year-old]

Late October, our children sat with eyes glued to the “man in the machine” cutting down one of the trees in our yard. The amazing thing [outside of the fungus growing on the upper branches] was the tree looked healthy! We later found out that only a small percentage of the tree was actually LIVING, and that most of it… Read more →

Precision [even] in the midst of spilled paint

God has been speaking to me recently about precision. Precision when it comes to spending time with Him, really spending time with Him where it’s not rushed, allowing me to enter in to gain a fresh, new perspective from my heavenly Father [dad]. This morning, I came across Proverbs 24:3 and how appropriate… By wisdom a house is built, and… Read more →