Finding Strength in Troubled Times

“I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13 Strong . . . People have always thought I was strong. Why I’m not sure – but the truth is I’m nowhere near it. The truth is I’m just as broken as the next girl. But that’s ok. God doesn’t require that […]

Hey, you – Wanna Know a Secret?

Hey you. Yes, you.  You out there in cyberspace, in your mismatched socks and your hair that quite possible looks like a squirrel just vacated a nest atop your head. You who feels like the world forgot her. You who thinks she’s not good enough. You who thinks that everything wrong is somehow your fault. You who wonders […]

Are Your Problems Bigger than You?

You probably just said a resounding “YES!” inside your head. If you screamed it at the screen . . . then you found this message just in time. 🙂  So I have one more question for you. It is the same one that the Lord asked Sarah after she was told she would have a […]

My God Remembers

  “See. I will not forget you. I have engraved you on the palms of my hands.” Isaiah 49:15 My God remembers who you are. My God knows the pain that envelops your heart. My God knows the loneliness that creeps in when the moments are too quiet and the day has been too long. […]

Overcoming the Grass is Greener Syndrome

  In farm country, where I am from, cattle are often marked. They aren’t marked for vanity with tiny little cow tattoos. They are branded for their own good.  As far as the general rule of farming . . . it is customary to sell the cows for their beef or their hyde – farming […]