Life is hard. Let's just clear the air and say it. Yes...people try to smoothe over that very important fact when we are children. We spend our childhoods wanting to be adults, and then when we get here we want to go back! Maybe it's strange, but I kind of find it comforting that life…Read more Complete joy…
This morning God spoke something I wasn't quite expecting. He told me I was in a "fallow" season. I think there maybe others reading who have also dealt with this feeling. You know, the feeling when it seems like God isn't moving, working, or doing anything in your life. Yet, even in the suffering God…Read more When It Looks Like Nothing is Happening #fallowground
If you're hurting this New Year, I feel for you. And I am sorry about what you're going through. I can relate to what it feels like when everyone around you is excited and making New Year resolutions and you just feel stuck in the same hurt you were in last year. The experiences that…Read more “It’s a New Year, But I’m Still Hurting…” How To Overcome in the New Year
This morning I woke up with a song in my spirit. There is a worship song that people sing at my church in Ghana, "You are the pillar that holds my life, Jesus you are the pillar that holds my life..." I woke up singing this little tune today. This song talks about the trustworthy…Read more “The Pillar That Holds My Life”
Last night I was mesmerized by the shadows in my room. They were caused by the dim flash-light on my phone shining in the darkness. As I watched the shadows of my face and hand as I was writing, I was amazed by how much bigger the shadow of my hand seemed than it actually…Read more He’s Bigger Than Your Problems
Deuteronomy 31:8 It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you, he will not leave you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed. These were the words Moses spoke over his successor, Joshua. Moses had been a phenomenal leader, he had trusted God and succeeded in leading the Israelites…Read more You’re Not Alone.
This post-graduation season has left me like, "umm, now what?" If graduation has left you like it has left me, you've come to the right blog post! When you're in school the goal is to be done with school. But when you are done with school what is the goal again? Exactly. You have a defined…Read more I’ve Graduated. Now What?
Today I was encouraged by a passage from Isaiah 11. The first verse of this chapter says, "There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit." THIS right HERE is POWERFUL! Have you ever thought about how crazy it is that...life can come from…Read more When Life Leaves You Stumped…