Hope Restored After a recent leadership training, SoCal Women’s Network leader Nonda Houston asked us what God’s calling on our life was. When she asked this question, the word “hope” popped into my head. At the time, I wasn’t sure what it meant, but this morning the Lord has brought it to life. I feel … Continue reading Hope Restored
Do you ever have days when you don't feel Him as much in your life.? You know He's there, because He's always there, but you don't feel His presence as strongly as other days. Usually when I have one of these days, I ignore it and try to fill the void with things of this … Continue reading Known in the midst of the unknown.
Photo Credit: The Faithful Wanderer (Jessica Gorton) A little something my grandpa (Jerry Gorton) wrote. It’s something we all experience, and is a truth we should all live. Enjoy 😊 Inconvenience There is a sublety that can be introduced into our attitude and thoughts through inconvenience. This can happen without our having any awareness of … Continue reading Inconvenience
Photo Credit: Jessica Gorton (The Faithful Wanderer) What If… What if He just said no, Allowing us to take the full blow. What if He kept His son to Himself? Giving the devil all the wealth? Where would we be? If He did not give His life for you and me? If He didn’t suffer? … Continue reading What If…
Photo Credit: Jessica Gorton (The Faithful Wanderer) Own Your Transgressions “For all have sinned and fall short of the Glory of God.” Romans 3:23 “If my foot slips, Your mercy will hold me up.” Psalm 94:18 Dictionary.com defines conviction as “a firmly held belief or opinion” and it defines condemnation as “the act of declaring … Continue reading Own Your Transgressions
Photocredit: Jessica Gorton (The Faithful Wanderer) Dictionary.com defines control as “the power to influence or direct people’s behavior or the course of events.” I feel like the concept of control is so vague and confusing. By this definition, would you say God is in control or would you say you are in control?… I bet … Continue reading To Choose is to Trust
“He stores up sound wisdom for the upright; He is the shield to those who walk uprightly; He guards the path of justice and preserves the way of His saints. Then you will understand righteousness and justice, equity and every good path.” Proverbs 2:7-9 Have you ever found yourself putting constraints or conditions on a … Continue reading Unconditional Love in a Conditional Relationship
What are the weeds in your life? What are you struggling with? Pause and think about it for a second. Quiet your mind and quiet your heart. What is the Holy Spirit bringing to the surface? What whispers are attacking you? What is tormenting you? Really take a second to pause and think about it. … Continue reading Water the Seed not the Weed