You need a “jail break”

We've been talking about your jail cell for a long time.  How hard it is to live there, how stifling and oppressive it is.  You want out, but you feel trapped - bound - unable to escape. You've cried yourself to sleep there countless nights.  You ache to breathe the fresh air and wander open spaces you hear visitors talking about.   Oh, the stories they tell! Your longing to be free is so... (read more)

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

Who Am I (AYFH wk 34)

We think to ourselves … She made it! She conquered! She has arrived! (at the place of rest and rejoicing) To which I think she might say, “Please don’t look at me that way.” It's time to true-up our Identity! …. read more

2018: A Year For Hope (Week 18)

I should know better, for I have been here -in this place- countless times before. Dreaming, pursuing, preparing, envisioning my success. At the beginning of the process … the dreaming, pursuing and preparing part … enthusiasm is high. My imagination soars ... and then ...