The heart of salvation is the Cross of Christ.Oswald Chambers The Hebrew word for Prepared is to be firm. When I pray, I hear the word "Prepared ~ The Way." - yes, this is what I am hearing. Am I prepared? And for what?, I … Continue reading Prepared ~ The Way
Sunday School Teacher Dana Beth Tyler & Myself One day a wedding, three days later...a dearth. This has been more than an exciting month! I don’t know about you but my plans have been rearranged, turned upside down and am certain I still don’t have … Continue reading Roman Roads & Returning Soldiers
10 Then David got up and ran that day from Saul. I Samuel 21: 8-10a People are broken and even those we love can say and do evil things to us.My older brother Doug once said to me, "People are like rattlesnakes, they strike out at … Continue reading Left – on the run
Suddenly Emergency Text Alert!! As I'm literally writing this blog, I get a text on my phone, "Did you say you are flying to Florida in two days? Have you seen the weather channel? Will Tropical Storm Alberto affect your travel? So I did what … Continue reading Emergency Text Alert!
When I was in Asia recently and looking into the faces of my two grandson's Jonah and Hudson, I encountered total unconditional love and unspeakable joy. I observed how they cling to their mother when they are tired and hungry, but aren’t afraid to explore … Continue reading Face of God
I recently included a testimony in my newsletter from Patricia Winchester who shared with me, "I don't ask God Why, I say Why Not Me?" She recently shared her personal trial and testimony at her church! My Enews included the entire sermon...but, for just … Continue reading God’s Treasures Will Last Forever!
I was sitting in a coffee shop in Alaska and overheard a young man talking about the soon coming birth of his son and how he described it like being in the midst of a hurricane that is approaching. He described his newfound fatherhood as … Continue reading Soul Care Providers – We need fathers!
! Warning** Do Not Do the following or allow your children to do this! Frazzled, shaken, unstable, wobbly and obviously fluffed! This is what my poodle Angel looked like after coming out of the dryer. Not the blow dryer either! When I was a young … Continue reading Angel in the Dryer – Warning!
What makes, clay pottery, cow's milk buttery, butterflies fluttery? It's something in the process. What makes, bologna lunchmeat, a cane of sugar so sweet a loaf of bread from whole wheat? It's something in the process. What makes, dark clouds roll away, the rooster crow … Continue reading It’s In The Process
from ashes to beauty ~ Cinderella Released Lessons in Life from the World's Wealthiest Single Mom! “The blessing of the LORD makes a person rich, and He adds no sorrow with it.” Proverbs 10:22 God has a purpose when it comes to the resources He … Continue reading A Life Lesson from A Single Mom!
CHOICES - People may often misunderstand your goals, your vision, your mission ~ but keep going, keep striving and continue to push, having faith in the specific calling you have been given! (While at the same time being open for Godly accountability and constructive criticism) … Continue reading Choices… we all have to make them
Summer is here... The past few weeks have been very exciting as the snow in the Matanatsu Valley has melted and you see campers, four wheelers and the landscape change from white to green! Or not quite yet... This week a fresh blanket of snow … Continue reading Summer is here… in Alaska
I can't wait to share this exciting news with you! I am so thrilled to share with you how God is moving in my life. ...My First Assignment and place where the Lord is sending me is North to Alaska! Read my entire August newsletter … Continue reading North to Alaska! Join me!
No temptation[a] has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted[b] beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted,[c] he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it. … Continue reading Insecurity “I”s that will incinerate you!
I will heal my people and will let them enjoy abundant peace and security. Jeremiah 33: 6b (NIV) The second phase of healing a wound (there are four) is inflammation. Inflammation means to ignite or set on fire. The process is part of our body’s … Continue reading Inflammation “I”s that will Incinerate You
Immobility - Fear will immobilize you as was in the case of Pastor Bobette Stubblefield, Soon after our marriage began, my husband began to isolate me by forbidding me to spend time at church and with my family and friends. Isolation then begins to break … Continue reading “I”s that will Incinerate You – Immobility