I was in a small group awhile back and the person leading would ask us, “How is your soul?” I always dreaded this question because let’s be real here, you had to actually come up with a somewhat vulnerable answer and could not just reply with “good” or “fine.” Continue reading “|How’s Your Soul?|”
Here I stand staring down the long road,
feeling exhausted, broken, and lonely,
but I’m here, still standing,
still believing, in all Your promises.
Continue reading “|Here I Stand|”
I’ve been hooked on this song recently. It is by Old Dominion No Such Thing As A Broken Heart. It talks about loving like there is no such thing as a broken heart. Wouldn’t that be great if you could do that? You wouldn’t put walls up and become guarded. You wouldn’t become jaded when it comes to trusting people and putting yourself out there. Continue reading “|Creating Me.|”
This thought has been brewing in my mind lately about what can I do to be a better person, to be a better Christ-Follower and it dawned on me that even though I’m living in a time of social media and selfies I need to learn to be more authentic. It’s okay to let people know when you are having a rough go at things. You don’t need to paint that ‘picture perfect’ life, because it doesn’t exist. Continue reading “|Being Authentic|”
You ever have those moments in life where you just
break? You tell yourself you are fine and that you are strong. For awhile this is true, or at least you portray it to be true, but then something happens and everything comes crashing to the surface at once and you become undone. Continue reading “|Becoming Wrecked.|”
In this season I am broken and hurting;
my heart aches and my mind is weary.
I praise Your name and trust in Your word
but I’m struggling to find joy and peace;
and understanding in this trial. Continue reading “|You Are my God in This Season|”