They Get Older… And It Stays Amazing!

“… They are the children God has graciously given your servant.” Genesis 33:5 (NIV)   When we first started growing our family, I wanted to freeze time because I had waited so long to be a mother.  I loved being married.  I loved babies.  I thought, “Life doesn’t get much better than this.”  My friendsContinue reading “They Get Older… And It Stays Amazing!”

A New Perspective: The Israelites

“God said to Abram, ‘Know this: your descendants will live as outsiders in a land not theirs; they’ll be enslaved and beaten down for 400 years. Then I’ll punish their slave masters; your offspring will march out of there loaded with plunder. But not you; you’ll have a long and full life and die aContinue reading “A New Perspective: The Israelites”

Wrestled With God – Part II

“Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.” Colossians 4:2 (NIV)   Last time we were together I was sharing how I asked God why certain people deal with major hardships in this world. His answer to me about this one particular family was crystal clear:  “Through them My glory will be revealed.” Let meContinue reading “Wrestled With God – Part II”

Wrestled With God – Part I

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV)   God has been asking me to learn more about prayer forContinue reading “Wrestled With God – Part I”