Relieved ~ He Will Rescue Me

The love story that unfolds is one of true love, a love that would transcend time and still does today. You see, it is the ultimate love, protection and provision of a Father who would do anything, I mean anything to protect His children. As a child, I am relieved to rest in my Fathers …

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Memories in a Bottle

It all started this evening when Erick and Mark were going to enjoy a glass of wine. Even though I remain a thousand miles away I wanted to join them...and so I did. This bottle has been opened for quite a while. As I went to pour a small glass to see if it was …

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Spears in the Blossom

A raging fire destroys all that it touches, yet brings new growth. Cutting away dead limbs from a grapevine yields more fruit. The fire and the cutting are painful, unimaginable and sometimes feels unsurvivable at times, but necessary. Seeds that fall and are not watered or fertilized die. We, as Christians, are called to plant …

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Puncture

A fiery dart, a flaming arrow, the spear of a Roman soldier. All three have the purpose to puncture as the tip plunges into the mark in which it was intended. Its sole purpose, to neutralize and eliminate the threat.  What is the threat? Anyone or anything making advances for the Kingdom of God.  My …

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Revelation: Our Next Steps

The TSA checkpoint, a waiting room, a long line, a job promotion, traffic, they're all great examples of opportunities to test your patience and test how well you wait. To wait upon the Lord is a whole other kind of opportunity. Mark and I continue to be in the season of waiting. June 2nd we …

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Rough Waters

Pastor Daniel Gonzales dropped straight up wisdom that Sunday morning when he said, "You can't climb a mountain if the edges are smooth." It made me think of the power that is within our struggles. We have choices on how we face them. We can crawl in bed and pull the covers over our head …

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The Greatest Weapon

As each day passes my mind reflects on the day Mark and I became one before God, our family and our friends. I know, I know it was just last Friday. Lol The images of my handsome husband in his natty indigo suit, pink paisley tie, and pink rose boutonnière, family, friends and a beautiful …

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