If you’ve ever heard me teach on prayer, you know I’ve prayed the Redemptive Names of God for many years. But in my quiet time I began to ask, “Why are these seven names of God considered redemptive names? I want to share with you what I’ve learned and how you can pray through the redemptive names of Christ.
Partnership with God? Can we really partner with God? And can than partnership be even more effective? Let me start with an illustration. It took Wayne and I both to get all the bulging bags into the car. I couldn’t wait until I got home to open the treasures so I pulled one bag close enough […]
I used my Lenox plates on my Easter table. I’ve used these Lenox plates for years; ever since my kids were little. I’ve used them for most holidays and honestly, anytime I could find an excuse. It’s an elegant pattern; just a gold trim on solid bone china called eternity. I think it’s so cool […]
Spring green is my absolute favorite color. It doesn’t last long so I drink in its beauty like the bees buzz summer flowers for sweet nectar. It’s too early for bees when the royalty of my garden, the magenta azaleas, bloom. Happy singing birds, building their nests, flit away squawking when I come too close. […]
I love this verse. To talk about Divine Reset, lets look at this verse. God was talking to Joshua, but this is a good reminder for you too! Deuteronomy 31:8 NIVThe LORD himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not […]
Quiet Your Spirit. The engineer sounded his whistle long and LOUD at the little guy watching beside the tracks. It was loud. The ground rumbled under us as the black train engine roared past. I held Brayden’s hand to keep him safe, but I wanted to put both hands over my ears. Brayden loves trains. And I […]
Filled with Holy Spirit? Sometimes God raises up trail blazers, people that go before us, who pay the price so that we can enjoy the benefits that come from their sacrifice. William J Seymour, an African American pastor, was one of those people. He was one of the most influential men in the revival that […]
A Love Letter Everyone wants to feel loved. It makes you feel treasured…valuable. The experts tell us feeling loved makes you live longer, less doctor visits, healthier, happier, even less anxiety. One thing I know for sure it makes you feel happier. A love letter is a wonderful way to communicate love! I know about […]
The Number 1 Trademark in the Universe is Love.
God’s Trademark is Love
God is love.
Want to be more fruitful? Fruitfulness is the natural outcome of healthy fruit trees and believers. It’s how we glorify God and demonstrate that we are disciples of Christ. So of course we want to be fruitful. Recently, I talked with you about “What it mean to follow Jesus.” Jesus describes the qualifications in Matthew […]
Is perfectionism stopping you? Perfectionism is not your friend! I want to show you something. It’s only a tiny square of one of Vincent Van Gogh’s earliest works. If you’re expecting to see the polished, flawless perfection of Gerret Willemsz Heda ( who painstakingly smooths all the tracks of his works; then you’ll be dissappointed. […]
What do you do when things don’t happen the way you wanted them? We can make some great plans, but sometimes they just don’t work out… Sometimes the plans change and you’re forced to take a detour! Let me tell you about one of my detours. Not another detour! All three lanes on the interstate […]