Create in Me a Clean Heart

I’ve been noticing that the times that I feel distant from God or don’t sense His presence are the times that I forget to bring my heart before the Lord. It’s not intentional, it’s just a numbness that sets in that dulls the sensitivity to the Holy Spirit. Continue reading

He Restores My Soul

“But they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.” Isaiah 40:31 This verse and image were inspired … Continue reading

The Peace Offering

Well, this was the Lord working on me. Telling me to give it to Him, the only One who can heal broken hearts and restore relationships. So I knew there was only one thing for me to do: write a letter. A peace offering. 🙂 This letter expressed my feelings in a loving way; making it clear what my boundaries are. Continue reading

Easter: Deep and Everlasting Joy

Looking back, I remember a day that changed me forever. I came home from work one day and my sister Erika had a brand new cassette tape (before the days of CD’s ;)) of Michael W. Smith “Go West Young Man”. She asked me, “do you believe in Jesus?” I said, “sure I do.” She came back with, “I mean, do you have a personal relationship with him?” Continue reading

At the Feet of Jesus

“A woman in the city who was a sinner, when she knew that Jesus sat at the table in the Pharisee’s house, brought an alabaster flask of fragrant oil, and stood at His feet behind Him weeping; and she began to wash His feet with her tears, and wiped them with the hair of her head; and she kissed His feet and anointed them with the fragrant oil.” Continue reading