“If you want to see the super, you have got to do the natural.”-Mark Batterson The above quote really struck me hard this morning during my morning devotions. There are so many things that I pray about and am believing God for, but what am I doing in the natural? Sometimes it’s easier to say... Continue Reading →
Can Someone Please Clear The Trail?
Yesterday, Kasey and I went for a quick mountain bike ride after work. I was excited to go on the ride because I have not had a chance the past couple of weeks to go. One thing I did not count on was that the trails were almost unrecognizable because of all the leaves that... Continue Reading →
Where Do You Pray?
Often, I search out the perfect place to pray. I want the lighting to be a certain way, candles lit, and the perfect worship song playing softly. All because I, for some reason believe that it will help usher in the presence of God. The truth is, all he needs and desires is just for... Continue Reading →
Have you ever had a day where the unconditional love of God just slaps you in the face with understanding? Today was one of those days for me. This morning I woke up to a message from my son’s dad asking if I had a few minutes to talk. I figured it had to do... Continue Reading →
Wrestling With God
This morning in my devotions and prayer, something came out of my mouth that stunned me and actually kind of made me a little afraid. Yet, I repeated it again. I told God that I would like to wrestle him like Jacob did. I have been so frustrated lately in my walk with God because... Continue Reading →
Struggling with Guilt
I am really struggling inside with how to divide my time between things I want to do, and the things that I need to do. Back in the day when I did not work full time, it wasn't hard to lay out a plan of action, but now that I work full time with an... Continue Reading →
Thanksgiving Day is a day that people gather together and reflect on everything for which they are thankful. I, like most people, am very thankful for my family and my friends. One of the things I am most thankful for is the love and mercy of God! I am thankful that He never gave up... Continue Reading →
Where’s My Path In Life?
Yesterday, I got a chance to go mountain biking and did not realize how covered the trails would be from all the fallen leaves. I have to admit, I felt a little intimidated at first because it was very hard to see the trail. I didn't go super fast (not that I can) because I... Continue Reading →
Nothing Can Prepare You for Losing a Loved One
Even though you know death is approaching, nothing ever can prepare you for when it comes. I am thankful for the peace and love of God during these times.On August 7, we lost a great matriarch of our family, Verna Lee Edwards, my granny. I have always known that I come from a strong line... Continue Reading →