"because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven to shine on those living in darkness and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the path of peace." Luke 1:78-79 (NIV) Most of my life I have lived just minutes from the powdery white sands of … [Read more...] about The Tender Mercy Of Our God
Mary stayed with Elizabeth for about three months and then returned home. Luke 1:39-56 (NIV) I'm thinking Mary desperately needed this time to be set apart, consider her situation, pray and ask God to show her the next steps and to REST before what was sure to be a taxing assignment. We … [Read more...] about A Time To Rest
Hey friend! I can't even remember how long it has been since I last posted! Honey and I have been on the road a BUNCH as I have completed my speaking events for 2018. It was such an amazing season as we watched God show up and show off all over the nation! He raised MILLIONS of dollars for the … [Read more...] about It’s BEGINNING To Look A Lot Like Christmas!
My daughter Julianna and I were watching the movie “Nazareth” the other night when she whispered out loud, “Of all the women in the world, wonder why God chose Mary?” My thoughtless response was “she was willing”. No real contemplation, just an automatic, “wise woman of God”, “Bible Teacher that I … [Read more...] about God’s Plan or My Plan???
ChristmasI love the smells of Christmas. Douglas Fir, Pine scented candles, Cinnamon Cider, Turkey and cookies in the oven. It truly is a magical time that is always precious in it's own way. Every family has those special years of Christmas where everything is so perfect it looks like a Hallmark … [Read more...] about “Bittersweet” Christmas Memories