Category Archives: Genesis

When Life Gives You Raspberries

Splintered. That is how my heart felt throughout much of the late spring/early summer days. Thrown to the ground, shards scattered, reflections distorted like a funhouse mirror. I tried to hold it all together and attempted to somehow mend the … Continue reading

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Quit Looking Back!!

“Don’t look down. Whatever you do, don’t look down!” We all can appreciate those times when perhaps looking down would not be in our best interest. But what about looking back? “Don’t look back. Whatever you do, don’t look back!” … Continue reading

Posted in April 2016, Armor of God, Consequences, Faith, Family, Forgiveness, Genesis, God, Healing, Heaven, History, Hope, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Jesus, Life, Men, Mercy, Mind, Mourning, Obedience, Others, Paul, Peace, Philippians, Pillar of salt, Psalms, Redeemer, The Future, The Past, The Way, Time, Waiting on the Lord, Worry | 5 Comments

Heaping Grace and Love on the Walking Wounded

Easter. A time to reflect on the extravagant grace and mercy heaped upon us by God through the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus, our passover Lamb. A time to celebrate new life– in Christ and in our gardens. A time … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, Acts, Blessings, Children, Church, Condemnation, Consequences, Easter, Faith, Family, Fear, Fellowship, Forgiveness, Friends, Genesis, God, Grace, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Jesus, John, Lies, Life, Love one another, March 2016, Men, Mercy, Others, Prayer, Pride, Psalms, Repentance, Satan, Self | 4 Comments

The Darkness of This Age

Oh my goodness, I have started into the book of Job in my daily reading, and what a timely study. It is always helpful to be reminded who our true enemy is. “Now there was a day when the sons … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter, 1 Thessalonians, Abortion, Angels, Armor of God, August 2015, Creation, Death, Demons, Depression, Ephesians, Faith, Genesis, God, God's Promises, God's Word, Heaven, Hell, History, James, Jesus, Job, Lies, Life, Light, Luke, Lying, Matthew, Men, Mind, Nature, Prayer, Revelation, Romans, Salvation, Satan, The Curse, The Fall of Man, The Future, The Truth | Leave a comment

A Stolen Car and the Great I AM

I experienced what some people refer to as a trigger last weekend. I don’t know if you have heard that term before, but it is loosely defined as a “topic, phrase, or word that emotionally sets someone off; could refer … Continue reading

Posted in Exodus, Ezekiel, Faithfulness, Family, Fear, February 2015, Forgiveness, Genesis, God, Grace, Healing, Heart, Hebrews, Hope, Isaiah, Jesus, John, Life, Light, Love, Matthew, Mercy, Mind, Moses, Others, Peace, Psalms, The Father, The Nature of God, The Past, The Son, The Truth, The Way | 2 Comments

The Truth Sets Us Free!

The voices haunt me sometimes. Oh no, not that kind of voices. Voices that mock me, reminding me that I am a mess, an idiot, worthless. Anyone else struggle with the voices? When you hear them day after day, it … Continue reading

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Extending Grace

Have you ever been hurt or betrayed by someone close to you? Are you holding onto that pain, with sorrow or bitterness, or have you been working on extending grace? Our wounds may never fully heal, but we have to … Continue reading

Posted in Anger, Consequences, Egypt, Faithfulness, Family, Fear, Fellowship, Forgiveness, Friends, Genesis, Giving, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hatred, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Israel, Jacob, Jesus, Joseph, Joy, Lies, Life, Love, Love one another, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Obedience, Others, Potiphar, Self, September 2014, Unforgiveness | Leave a comment