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
Isaiah 26:8-9 In the path of your judgements, O Lord, we wait for you; your name and remembrance are the desires of our soul. My soul yearns for you in the night; my spirit within me earnestly seeks you. (ESV) I live in a rural community in Washington state with no street lights… Read More Pause with Jesus – Week 3
Week Two – Seek Psalm 63:1 says, “O God, you are my God, earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you as in a dry and weary land where there is no water.” I am a water girl, I love my water more than any other drink.… Read More Pause with Jesus – Week Two
Week One Seek – Over the next few weeks we will be focusing on learning to Pause with Jesus here at Restored by Love with Kristin Clouse. Our lives are so busy and it’s important to take a Pause time where we seek God, not for what He can do for us, but to… Read More Pause with Jesus – Week One
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
This is week two on our discussion on our concept of LOVE. Understanding the difference between the world’s view of love and God’s view of love, helps us to learn to embrace God’s love for us. I look forward to hearing from you all your thoughts on this topic this week. (Excerpts from Healing for… Read More What is Your View of Love?
This week we will begin to dive into the concept of love and some of the reasons we struggle with trusting God because of our damaged spirits. The next few weeks the writing for our blog will be taken from the chapter Damaged Spirits from my book Healing for our Soul Gardens. In order to… Read More Unlovable: My Damaged Concept of Myself
Sometimes when I’m in the middle of a battle I feel all alone. It’s as if no one can penetrate the wall of broken places surrounding me, and even if people are around me, I still feel alone. Do you ever feel that way? Yes, I didn’t think I was the only one who… Read More Do You Trust Me in the Battles?
Life is overwhelming at times. Truth be told, there are many times I wish there was a do over button I could push or let’s skip over this button. Haven’t found this yet, but wouldn’t it be nice? When facing a battle that seems unbeatable, to difficult, or to great to face I have to… Read More How to Position Yourself in a Battle
I love how God’s Word can bring such peace in the midst of great battles. I’m not sure what battles you are facing today….family issues, conflict, brokenness, abuse, finances, betrayal, addiction, insecurities, or anxiety, but I do know who is our source of help in the midst of the overwhelming battles. I remember many years… Read More When in Battle, What do I do?