For the past few years, I have thought of writing this letter, but have always hesitated. This may be due in significant part to my own heart struggles in this area. Putting my thoughts in written form brings a reality and openness to my heartbreak. Many of you are like me. We are the fatherless.… Read More A Letter to the Fatherless
How is your soul today? How has your soul been this past week? During a season when so much fear and anxiety is high, how is your soul? For many, if not most of us, we need to pause and take a look at our soul. Living with constant fear and anxiety wears us down.… Read More Grounding in Christ Week Five
How has your soul been this past week? How is it today? Did you focus on the five Psalms I shared last week? For me, there have been times those are what were holding me together. You too? What a week we have had as a nation and across the world. Today more than ever,… Read More Soul Care Week Two
Grounding in Christ How is your soul? No, really, how is your soul? Have you ever paused in the middle of your day to day life to ask yourself this question? With the ups and downs we have in our lives, our souls can become weary and worn out. Over time, our weary souls can… Read More Soul Care Week One
When I woke up Saturday morning, these words were playing in my mind. Joy unspeakable. The song, well, really these words from the song, continued to play through my mind as I busied myself with housecleaning. You know those Saturday morning chores we all love to do (wink, wink). As I moved through my cleaning… Read More Joy Unspeakable!
Psalms 30:5 ~ Weeping may stay overnight, but there is joy in the morning. In the night hours, when life seems to be so overwhelming, it feels as if you can’t catch your breath. Struggles are real and they hurt. Sometimes the pain is so excruciating you wonder if you will survive the night. During… Read More Joy is Coming!
Week One The heat of the sun is beating upon me as I survey the valley before me. The sight is immense and it takes me a moment to grasp the severity of what is in front of me. As far as my eye can see are bones. Thousands upon thousands, or more, of bones… Read More Ezekiel: Valley of Dead Dreams Restored
The sun is setting on December and the dawn of 2019 is upon us. For some as you read this, maybe 2019 has already come, regardless, this year is filled with new beginnings, new hopes, new dreams, and new expectations of what could come in 2019. 2018 was filled with great victories and large defeats.… Read More 2019 Word of the Year
Over the past few years there has been a movement of change in how we view the new year coming in and our focus. For many, New Year’s Day is about resolutions, goals we plan to focus on for the upcoming year. The down side of resolutions is that we often set ourselves up for… Read More 2019 Tips to Finding Your Word
Welcome to our third week of diving into our understanding of God’s LOVE. The writing for our blog is taken from the chapter Damaged Spirits from my book Healing for our Soul Gardens. This week we are focusing on the concept that God’s love is the substance of what we all need. I look forward… Read More God’s Love is the Substance We All Need