You are invited to join me and others in reading, Seeking Rest! I collaborated with my friend Joanne Sharp, Founder of EncourageHer, to write a 28 day devotional. We hope you join us in cultivating more rest in our days.
You were not created to live in full bloom in every season. You my friend are meant to go through seasonal changes and experience times of transformation. As we look at God’s creation, we see that God loves the beauty of life and the only constant in life is – Change. Are you able to embrace your seasons of change?
” Rejoice in the Lord always [delight, take pleasure in Him]; again I will say, rejoice! 5 Let your gentle spirit [your graciousness, unselfishness, mercy, tolerance, and patience] be known to all people. The Lord is near. ”
-Philippians 4: 4-5
Do you think of yourself as a patient person? I have always admired patient people, I have desired to become more soft spoken and gentle. I consider myself somewhat of a patient person, but I have moments when it feels like I have run out of patience. As if, I have reached my capacity and all I have left is a fleshly annoyed response. Can you relate?! Continue reading “Becoming Patient”→
I understand the our world as a whole is in a chaotic, distressed, and overwhelmed state. I understand that there are so many numbers, stats, facts, feelings, and opinions lingering in the atmosphere. I understand that no one really knows, yet we are doing our best to understand and predict the unknown.
“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!”
Over the last couple of days, I encountered a stomach bug, which was not ideal, but I had time to rest and hear from the Holy Spirit. As I was resting the other night I watched the movie, “MIRACLE”, and there was a scene that really grabbed my attention. Continue reading “Unlimited Joy: Philippians 4:4”→
“You turned my lament into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness,”
Today I believe marks a time and season when God is allowing us to experience an Increase in JOY! Based off the Jewish Calendar, today we have entered the month of Adar – which means Unlimited Joy! I find it so exciting, to think, that God has prepared this time on the calendar to POUR out UNLIMITED Joy on His children. Continue reading “Unlimited Joy: Psalm 30:11”→