Is daydreaming dangerous?
When I was a little girl I used to daydream a LOT. I had friends, but I preferred to play by myself. I was always inventing games and performing for my dolls, I even had my own secret club, ala Calvin & Hobbes. As I grew older and began to like boys, my daydreams changed.... Continue Reading →
Why I Left USC
And God placed all things under His feet and appointed Him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of Him who fills everything in every way. ~Ephesians 1:17-23 About 4 years ago, I thought long and hard about the career I would pursue, and the education I needed under my belt to attain... Continue Reading →
Quality, not Quantity!
"The enemy wants to put guilt on us, so that we think only spending three minutes in God's Word or having a card with a Scripture verse pasted to a mirror is trivial and won't make a difference. But God knows where we are and delights in us. He loves that one little verse being... Continue Reading →
He’s the God of my bookshelf, too
I love everything having to do with literature. I love the smell of books. I love stories that make you think. I love creating my own stories. I love drawing connections between stories. I love the way my books somehow find their ways onto the floor, flung over the sofa, propped open next to the... Continue Reading →
True worship, Part II
O Lord of hosts, who tests the righteous, who sees the heart and the mind, let me see your vengeance upon them, for to you have I committed my cause. ~Jeremiah 11:12 All praise and glory be to our Father who sees our hearts and our minds, who knows us so thoroughly. In His wisdom... Continue Reading →
But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him. ~John 4:23 This quote is from the passage from John where Jesus stops and talks to the Samaritan woman. When she asks him where the correct place is... Continue Reading →
For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, "Abba! Father!” ~Romans 8:15 Today as we celebrate the loving men in our lives, let us also remember how lost and broken we were as orphans. Thank you, father for raising... Continue Reading →
Hearing God’s Voice Loud and Clear
I wanted to share an amazing little tidbit from this book I've been reading, Attitudes of a Transformed Heart by Martha Peace. It's about Guidance. Every minute of every day as fallen humans we require God's guidance. We are again and again told that we must understand what is the will of God, and seek... Continue Reading →