Happy Infertile Day

I actually wrote this last year on Mother’s Day while in the midst determining whether or not I would be able to continue in my marriage. Looking out a year later, infertility in my situation was a huge blessing in disguise.  God knew everything I didn’t know the entire time and knew he would haveContinue reading “Happy Infertile Day”

Being FOCUSED Brings SURPRISES

Saturday was a beautiful day. Moving from a much smaller town in Texas to Houston, I had been getting a little homesick in my heart lately. I was missing my house. I was missing the trail to the creek. I was missing “my” creek and I had been missing the birds that I use toContinue reading “Being FOCUSED Brings SURPRISES”

Are You Empty?

This week while on the tollway, I heard a familiar yet rarely heard sound. It was a certain ring that politely alarmed me that something was wrong. Since I have heard it only one other time in my vehicle, my mind and eyes wondered, “What is that?” Then of course it clicks. I look downContinue reading “Are You Empty?”

Heart for Competition: Week 4

Worship: Memory Verse 1 Samuel 16:7 But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.” Competitiveness Definition 1. possession of aContinue reading “Heart for Competition: Week 4”

Heart Transplant Week 3 Heart for the Rebellious

Worship: Grace Wins Every Time by Matthew West Memory Verse: I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. Ezekiel 11:19 Day 1 Definition of rebellion 1 : opposition to one in authority orContinue reading “Heart Transplant Week 3 Heart for the Rebellious”

Heart Transplant Bible Study: Week 2

Worship: Lauren Daigle: Trust in You Memory Verse: Psalm 34:18 The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Day 1: What does it look like to be broken in spirit and yet receive God’s peace by going to him in prayer, conversation, and reading the Word. Part 1Continue reading “Heart Transplant Bible Study: Week 2”

Heart Transplant Bible Study: Week 1

A Heart for Jesus Worship: King of My Heart Memory Verse: Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is–his good, pleasing and perfect will. Romans 12:2 Day 1: Introduction Heart a transplantContinue reading “Heart Transplant Bible Study: Week 1”

Random Submission

Walking on a trail awhile back, I noticed something odd out of the corner of my eye. As I approached the object, I realized it was a pretty big snail shell sitting on top of an ant pile. Several thoughts and questions went through my mind. 1. What kind of snail is that? I’ve neverContinue reading “Random Submission”