I’m bored. I’m not actively trying to ignore God, but my habits and inabilities to sit in a quiet space have taught me to.Read More
Here is the Truth I am discovering -- God hasn’t promised me children. He hasn’t promised me a perfect marriage, a beautiful home, a healthy body, or a long and prosperous life without suffering. He has promised me Protection and Reward. He is using my brokenness to get closer to me, and I feel it.Read More
I’m out here on my boat and it feels like I’ve been riding this storm plenty long. These waves are scary and exhausting and I can barely catch my breath. I’m trying so hard to stay standing but my legs are becoming too weak and wobbly and I am ready to collapse right in the middle of the deck. Just when I think the sun is going to come out and the sea is going to rest, another wave crashes against my boat and I’m left drenched.
When are you going to calm my storm? Have I not yelled out at you enough?Read More
Over and over and over again it seems like God closes (slams) the door in my face. I’ve tried knocking politely, sneaking in, pounding, karate kicking, and sledge hammering my door down and it STILL. WON’T. BUDGE. It feels like my door is a straight up concrete slab and I really don’t know what to do (can someone lend me a jack hammer?).Read More
When something isn’t going the way you planned, do you ever hear something like... “Everything happens for a reason.” Or, “His plans are better.” I’ve heard them, you’ve heard them, but do they actually help?Read More