I recently listened to a 4 sermon series from Austin Stone church. The series was about the sovereignty of God over suffering and evil based off of Genesis 37-39,50 and Joseph's trials throughout those chapters. I highly recommend the series as all 4 sermons were...

When I have my quiet times and journal I start out with praises. On this journey and blog I feel as though I've been asking for so many things, instead of praising God for what I already have. It makes me think of a parent...

We all have times that we are in a waiting room, figuratively or literally. Lately, for us, it seems as though it has been both. A series recently done by Holly Furtick at Elevation Church called Waiting Room really hit home for me. The scripture...

I've been hearing this song a lot, "Before the Morning" by Josh Wilson, but hadn't payed attention to the lyrics until this morning. Just listened to a documentary about the song that was really powerful. "If we can trust God with our eternity, we've gotta trust...

Perspectives The sermon this past weekend at Lifechurch was called Perspectives. We rushed home after church at Northwest bible because I had a feeling it would be good. And of course, it was!The sermon was from the book of Philippians, which is a letter written...

This is another devotional from the book given to me called "Jesus Calling". I could post one of these everyday because they are so dang good!      Thank me in the midst of the crucible. When things seem all wrong, look for growth opportunities. Especially, look for areas...

Can You See Him During Difficult Times is a sermon I came across on the lifechurch.tv website. The scriptures is Mark 10:46-52. The pastor spoke about Bartimaeus and his trial as a blind man. Here are my notes:Then they came to Jericho. As Jesus and...

Came across this poem today on the infertility forum I follow. Just one more way of God whispering in my ear to just be still and wait :)Desperately, helplessly, longingly, I cried;Quietly, patiently, lovingly, God replied.I pled and I wept for a clue to my...

"When God Says Wait" was a sermon I heard back in 2008 at Gateway Church in Southlake. I recently remembered it and found my old journal with the notes from the sermon. I can't believe how long it has been, yet I remember so much...

A friend the other day pointed out all the people she had come across recently who become parents as teenagers, birthed a child to a baby who wouldn't have a father, or got pregnant on their first month of trying. Interestingly, a few days before...