Tag Archives: love

real or not real

Priscilla Schirer is one of my favorite speakers and teachers of Scripture. She pulls no punches, speaks with the authority of Scripture, and challenges us, as fellow believers, to stand on the Truth of God. I have heard different portions … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

the evolution of me

My life seems like it’s never changing and yet, just the slightest variation in the trajectory will eventually show the biggest shifts. I have been thinking lately about the tasks and activities in my life that I like best and … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

grace, love, and fellowship

May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all (2 Corinthians 13:14). Paul’s letters are some of my favorite books in the Bible. They are … Continue reading

Posted in Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

nettles

Living out in the country there are many plants that are in the “wild/weed” category, stinging nettles being one of them. The plant has a serrated edge and hidden on each point are small hairs, like that of a cactus, … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

there is love

**this is a cheesy post** consider yourself warned** Today is my twentieth wedding anniversary, I was married at 1 p.m. CST. When my husband and I were engaged, we set our watches to 1 p.m. on the synchronization dial, just … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, reflections, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

falling again and again

I have been walking with Christ for as long as I have known my husband, it’s one of the biggest parts of my faith. My faith journey is completely separate from him but it also runs parallel with him. During … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, reflections, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

never

“Never is a frightening word.”* The word never is absolute, unchanging, final. Once spoken, it is understood that the speaker will not be moved to alter the decision. It carries with it a sense of a closed door, locked up tight, … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, reflections, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

orphaned no more

When someone is described as being an orphan, the image of someone without parents, protection, a home, or security immediately comes to mind. A small child in tattered rags, no shoes, often in a third world country surrounded by squalor … Continue reading

Posted in growing pains, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I don’t want to…

I don’t want to break promises. I go to great lengths to not even use the word promise when I tell someone I will do something. I fret that I will injure someone if I am not able to fulfill the … Continue reading

Posted in growing pains, maturing in Christ, reflections, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

transcending

It has been an evolution for me as I have faced the unknown. As I have shared, anxiety had a stronghold on my life for over thirty years and nearly broke me. Thankfully, my husband reminded me that I was … Continue reading

Posted in maturing in Christ, Walking by Faith and not by sight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment