Spring Cleaning of the Heart

Rooms of my heart have been re-opened and spring-cleaned. And I learned something amazing about myself through this recent experience of discovering attraction, engaging in vulnerability, lowering the drawbridge of my heart, moderating emotions, honest communication, and prayerful discernment. I have changed! #faith #hope #renovation #dating

2018: A YEAR FOR HOPE! (closing post)

Have you ever been hoodwinked? Of course you have! So have I! Generally, "hoodwinked" isn't a term used in the context of something positive. But when GOD is doing the hoodwinking.... Here's how I got hoodwinked by God!

"Of Dreams and Nightmares"

Of Dreams and Nightmares (AYFH wk 41)

I don't believe God is all that terribly surprised that I've got junk in the trunk. Still. Even after all these years of walking with Him, I'm still hauling around a big old trunk of junk.
There was a time when I used to get hung up on the fact that I didn't have everything all figured out … that my mountaintop experiences didn't last forever, and that sooner or later I'd once again be dragging my feet down in some nasty old valley again, wondering where God was and why He hasn't rescued me yet. When I'm feeling "wobbly" of spirit (wrestling with fear, doubt, and unbelief), I no longer...

"Of Dreams and Nightmares"

Of Dreams and Nightmares (AYFH wk 40)

Knowing is not the same as believing. If we were to be brutally honest, maybe we don’t believe all that we say we do. Unbelief often lives in the space between Fact and Truth.