Joy - its a beautiful thing. And, it comes straight from Christ in me.
I just sent off my inquiry about setting up an interview to volunteer at a nearby children's hospital. A year long commitment. Sunday, I agreed to help with our young adult small group, as well as child-check-in once month. Commitment: unknown. Likely, however long I am in the area. I just sent out my request … Continue reading Determined
Imagine if we spent as much time praying as we do worrying. As much time in His presence as we do on our earthly "entertainment". As much time on the things of Heaven as we do the things of this world.
27 years old. Single. Apparently, this is a thing for me. So much so, that God is really opening me up to what happiness & purpose really mean in this life. I'll give you a hint - it's not (completely) about having a perfect someone to spend your days with. So, I'm letting go of … Continue reading Letting Go – the Single Struggle
"A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth more than rubies. Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value. She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life." - Proverbs 31:10-12 Each time I come across those words, I get a stab in my heart. Anyone … Continue reading Perhaps…
"Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life." - Proverbs 13:12 I did it. I packed up my life, loaded as much of it into my car as would fit, and drove across country with my mom. Back to a place I never thought I'd call home again. … Continue reading #LovelySunday – HOPE
I know it's the wee hours of Thursday morning, I just didn't have the chance to write this on yesterday. I was hoping to be able to combine it with the theme of Tuesday @ 10, and I think it works well: Defining Moment See, I've recently been really ill. (Aside from getting over a nasty cold) … Continue reading #WorkitWednesday – Defining Moment
This week's Tuesday @ 10 prompt is: Who am I? I am... and Five Minute Friday is Learn. So, here we go... Just over 9 years ago, I graduated high school, packed up my life, and left Oklahoma to return to the sunny shores of California. Now, in a little less than a month, I … Continue reading Who Am I…I am..
I have been away again...though, I have a few posts written & ready, I have been hesitant to share them, and I am not completely sure why. So, I'm back for Tuesday @ 10. The theme this week is: "If I Could Write a Letter to Past Me..." Some of my readers know I did this a while … Continue reading Another Letter to Me
I was originally hoping this would be part of Five Minute Friday, but I missed the link date...But, used the prompt anyway. Also linked up with this week's Tuesday @ 10. The prompts gleaned were: Favorite & "I truly believe...": "The LORD your God is with you. He is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you. He … Continue reading Encounters