Lint or Lent? Words matter. But so does the explanation of them, as clearly noticed in this scenario!
Today marks the first anniversary of the death of Dale’s Dad, affectionately known as “Pops“. As I woke up this morning praying comfort for our family, I thought, “How would I best honor Pops on this day?” Honor. We’ve lost honoring others in our society today. We used to teach our children to stand up […]
When I was a kid, me and my little sister were constantly bugging our older sister. We did the majority of our picking in the car. I can remember my mother constantly saying, “You don’t want me to come back there!” And friends, if she pulled that car over…..well, you can only imagine! One time, […]
It is always exciting to me to study and hear from the Lord about our next year and what He has in store! I’m like a kid on Christmas morning, waiting to open a gift! So, today, let’s open this beautiful gift of a new year with Jesus and let’s see what we can find. […]
When it comes to the success of a New Year’s resolution, I am convinced that fasting can be an integral part of helping give shape to fulfilling your WORD that God gives you. Fasting rids us of all distractions so that we can truly engage in focused conversation with God about your WORD, and let Him narrow your focus and help you chart a course to see your WORD fulfilled. Read more to find out the benefits of dethroning your stomach!
Many of you have been seeking your very personal WORD for the year, as well as taking some time to reflect back in an effort to gain wisdom for moving forward this next year with greater success. I, too, have been working through the questions the old school way: with pencil and paper and a big eraser!
So, what do you do with your WORD and what you’ve learned as you’ve worked through the questions?
Find out what striked matches say to me!
So often, we are moving forward at such an accelerated speed, that we miss taking the time to look back.
What you may not know about me is that God has given me a Word for the Year for several years of my life now. One year, my word was discipline. One year the word was balance. I believe God has given me those yearly words to keep me focused on what He wanted to do that year in my life.
You are the reason God called Dale and I into Stained Glass Ministries. You are the reason God called me to start Living Deeper Ministries, the Deeper Gathering, and visioning for the future Deeper House. Our Great God had you in mind when He called us. He had you in mind when He sent […]