Category Archives: Encouragement

A Door of Hope

Download Podcast The mighty Colorado river, known historically for its disastrous Spring time floods, zigzags from the gleaming snowcapped mountains of Colorado southward all the way to Mexico. There, it finally empties into the Gulf of California. The lofty dreams of actually wrangling and harvesting the flood waters that would produce power and reclaim the […]

Redemption God’s Divine Exchange

Download Podcast This podcast is a combination of this post and the blog post entitled “Jesus Changed the Meaning of the Cross”     If you are reading the post only and not listening then I want to encourage you to read both posts. Exchange your money! One of the first things you do when you […]

Let Jesus Heal Your Broken Heart

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. Psalms 147:3

Download Podcast God wants you to be whole…mentally, physically emotionally. And the best way I know to talk about what wholeness looks like is to tell you a story! CRAYONS! A new box of crayons along with a few other supplies signal the beginning of a new school year. Pencils, pens, paper and notebooks were […]

Moving From Devastation to Beauty!

I have always loved Isaiah 61. It is one of those go to chapters that has enriched my life. But after my trip out West, it has taken on an even richer meaning to me. I am convinced that we can move from devastation to beauty.     As we walked through fields of almost […]

Are you a Faultfinder or Faith-Finder

I have to ask you, “Are you a faultfinder or a faith finder?” I’m asking you, because it’s a question I asked myself early this morning during my prayer time. Let me explain. Our Deep Well went out. It was a huge deal because regulations had changed and finding an appropriate location on that mountain […]

Feeling Stuck? 5 Ways to Get Un Stuck

We built our house almost 20 years ago! (Where has the time gone?) When I say we built it, I mean literally. We hired a contractor to dry it in, then we took over. It took us months. We moved in with bare floors and no window stills. We really enjoy working together, so it […]