Your treatment of me, made me run straight into the arms of Jesus. For that, I am eternally grateful, because now I know what REAL love is supposed to look like. I raised my standards after experiencing how forgiveness, grace and mercy are suppose to work in our lives, in order to promote change. Therefore, my […]
Tag Archives: grace & mercy
August 26, 2014
Have you ever read this story which is found in Genesis 32:22-31? I had forgotten about it until last night after I posted about Wresting With God myself. A quick summary of the story as I understand it is that one night Jacob sends everyone away, sequestering himself to solitude. Once alone however, he is […]
August 9, 2014
So… I never take a day off to just relax. Like NEVER! A dear friend has strongly encouraged me to this weekend and I finally agreed (yes, you have to twist my arm it seems lately.) Between searching for temporary housing until we can move into our apartment, finances, school enrollment and admissions, searching for […]
July 26, 2014
“I have to let go of any pride or embarrassment and write about this, because it’s too inspirational not to!” (Keep in mind, I began writing this post about a week ago.) As some of you have figured out, we’re back in Colorado trying to settle down once more. Upon returning, we were told that […]
December 9, 2013
Have you ever been involved in something only to wish you could find a way out? Perhaps after many vain and desperate attempts you still haven’t succeeded and felt stuck? Sometimes I think we’re so busy trying to find a way out that we don’t realize when God is telling us to stay in. I don’t […]
October 17, 2013
A handful of straw and nothing more A handful of wood in a carpenter’s store A handful of water, “Living,” He said A handful of food, five thousand He fed A handful of mud, a blind man can see A handful of nails, Christ died for me.
October 3, 2013
Though there is so much to be said for the blessings of living a sheltered life. I have experienced and heard from many people that it can have its disadvantages as well. For instance, if we are too sheltered then we might struggle with how to handle adversity or hardship when it strikes. Or we may […]
January 30, 2013
I am tired and nearly spent I give my all – 100% It’s never enough May it be worth it. I feel so weak I’m on my knees I need your strength Lord, help me please. I cry out – Anguish and despair I believe You Not Satan’s snares.