Blessed Righteousness

This post has been written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordCoffee Scripture prompt: “So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isa. 41:10  This past month, I’ve again struggled with the … More Blessed Righteousness

The Rivers of Life

This post was written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordLent prompt: Psalm 1: 1 – 3 (NIV) Blessed is the one     who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take     or sit in the company of mockers,  but whose delight is in the law of the Lord,     and who … More The Rivers of Life

Called to Lean

This post has been written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordLent prompt: “But now, says the Lord, he who created you…who formed you: “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are mine.” Isaiah 43:1 “I have called you, called you forward, called you to trust that I am paving the Way, … More Called to Lean

Overwhelmed by Fear

This post was written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordLent prompt response to the Scripture: “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death. ‘Stay here…with me.’” Jesus in Matthew 26:31 And is also linked up to Open Mic Monday at Carolina’s: Overwhelmed. Yes, I’m overwhelmed. And yet I’ve tried to deny it. Tried to tell … More Overwhelmed by Fear

He Binds Up Our Wounds

This post was written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordLent prompt: The Lord is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit. He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds… ~~ Psalm 34:4-7, 18, 147 As I sat reading the prompt for today, my eyes and heart lingered on the words “binds up”. The past few … More He Binds Up Our Wounds

Embracing His Own

This post has been written for Bonnie Gray’s #OneWordLent, based on the words “His own” from the following Scripture: “Jesus knew that the time had come for him to leave this world and go back to the Father. Having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.“ ~ John … More Embracing His Own

They Left Their Nets

This post has been written for the #OneWordCoffee prompt: This past week, I’ve felt God impressing upon my heart that if I want to follow His gentle whispers, calling me into Love, then I must leave my natural inclinations behind to receive His. So, when I read and reflected on this Scripture, rather than a … More They Left Their Nets

Come…Come Home.

This post is linked up to #OneWordCoffee: I read this Scripture and the word “Come” lingered. “Come” and I see Him beckoning, his hand waving in repeated downward motions, drawing me to Him. “Leave it. Let it be. It’s not that I want. It’s you. Just you. Don’t you see. I am your life. Come … More Come…Come Home.