Meditation Monday: Words of Wisdom

“The Sovereign Lord has given me his words of wisdom, so that I know how to comfort the weary. Morning by morning he wakens me and opens my understanding to his will.” Isaiah‬ ‭50:4‬ ‭(NLT‬‬) Heavenly Father, thank You for wisdom and understanding, which surpasses anything this world could offer. You teach me all I … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Words of Wisdom

Meditation Monday: Inexpressible Joy

“You love him even though you have never seen him. Though you do not see him now, you trust him; and you rejoice with a glorious, inexpressible joy. The reward for trusting him will be the salvation of your souls.” 1 Peter‬ ‭1:8-9‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, I do love and trust You. I don't see You … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Inexpressible Joy

Meditation Monday: Harvest of Joy

“Restore our fortunes, Lord, as streams renew the desert. Those who plant in tears will harvest with shouts of joy. They weep as they go to plant their seed, but they sing as they return with the harvest.”‭‭ Psalms‬ ‭126:4-6‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, thank you for renewing the barren areas of my soul. Thank you … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Harvest of Joy

A Harvest of Joy, Planted With Tears

It never gets easy, celebrating your child's birthday at a cemetery--that never gets easy. Especially, on a milestone birthday like today; Aryanna would be 15 years old.  I remember the day she was born, the nurses rolling her into my room and swiftly disappearing.  I remember looking at this 8lb. 12 oz. tiny human and … Continue reading A Harvest of Joy, Planted With Tears

Meditation Monday: The Lord’s Presence

“I love your sanctuary, Lord, the place where your glorious presence dwells.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭26:8‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, Your beauty and Your majesty surpass any earthly thing. I can sit in awe of Your greatness and dwell in Your presence all day long.  Thank You Lord, for allowing me to have an intimate relationship with You. … Continue reading Meditation Monday: The Lord’s Presence

Joy To The World (A message of Hope to a hurting heart)

Why is it, in seasons of brokenness, God's voice seems louder, his embrace tighter and his presence closer than ever?  There's something about being broken that produces profound intimacy with the Lord. It's often in the pit of despair, where the door to God's glorious grace is unlocked. As we're surrounded by songs of Joy … Continue reading Joy To The World (A message of Hope to a hurting heart)

Meditation Monday: Be Filled

“I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.” ‭‭Romans‬ ‭15:13‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, today I come before you asking for a fresh filling of your Holy Spirit. Pour … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Be Filled

Meditation Monday: Joy comes in the morning

“For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for life; Weeping may endure for a night, But joy comes in the morning.” (‭‭Psalms‬ ‭30:5‬) Heavenly Father, how sweet and tender is your faithfulness. ‬‬This world is so full of sin and darkness yet even still, you shine your goodness on those who … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Joy comes in the morning

Meditation Monday: All Things Work Together for Good

“And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.”Romans‬ ‭8:28‬ ‭‬‬ Father God, your truth and your promises are like medicine to a wearisome soul. No other can make such bold statements and fulfill them - but YOU can … Continue reading Meditation Monday: All Things Work Together for Good