Full Anyway

  “The true light which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world.  He was in the world, and the world was made through him, yet the world did not know him. He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him. But to all who did receive him, who believed in his […]

Shaking Away

  “He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” …” Revelation 21:5(a) “At that time his voice shook the earth, but now he has promised, “Once more I will shake not only the earth but also the heavens. The words “one more” indicate the removing of what can be shaken- […]

Her Here

Forgive me, Father, for BLOCKING You out And then BLAMING You for all the ways I feel BLOCKED OUT   Forgive me, Father, for forgetting that YOU CAME To be my GATE, opening me into the security of Your unknown And not my PRISON door, that I lock To keep myself safe within my insecure […]

Advent 7 Christmas Light

“Joyful and Triumphant, O come ye O come ye to Bethlehem,”big words for such a little girl to sing! One of the few times in my childhood that I got to go to church, and this was a special moment as I was entrusted with the privilege of holding the sacred candle while we sang […]

Dinner With GOD

“Satan dines upon what we withhold from God.” Francis Frangipane “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies, you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.” Psalm 23:5 There are moments in our lives when we realize that the cocoons of comfort we’ve woven around ourselves to protect us from […]

Jesus Friends

  “If we have been united together in the likeness of His death, certainly we also shall be in the likeness of His resurrection…” (Romans 6:5) One of the greatest joys in coming to Christ has been the freedom to experience relationships as someone who can be “naked and unashamed.”  This has become especially true […]