Who Am I?

When your perceived qualifications seem grossly inadequate for what God has called you to do.

Have you ever been asked of the Lord to do something so far beyond yourself that it terrifies you? I often feel this way when God gives me big vision. I look at my own qualifications and feel disparately lacking. Then I think of others who must surely be more qualified and gifted than I, wondering why God […]

Fairy Tales Do Come True!

Girls, let’s face it. Most of us love fairy tales, or at least did at some point in our lives. We loved the idea of being the fairest maiden in the land lovingly rescued by a flawlessly handsome prince, our knight in shining armor. We fondly remember the inspiring stories of the beautiful Cinderella, Snow White, and Sleeping Beauty, and when we […]

Above all … Put on love!

The characteristics of God’s perfect love can undoubtedly be recognized at the foot of the cross of Christ. For, it is at the cross we realize that pure love is demonstrated by a life spent for the benefit of others. It is a life that does not condemn. Rather, perfect love so sacrificially gives that […]

Formless, Empty and Dark

In the Genesis account of creation, we find the Holy Spirit dynamically active in bringing life to that which is formless, empty and dark. Genesis 1:2 – “Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.” Throughout both the […]

The Indwelling Holy Spirit

It should not surprise us to know that our new spirit and God’s Holy Spirit share a commonality. After all, our new spirit was created in the image of God. Our new spirit communes directly and regularly with the Holy Spirit and the Holy Spirit has the amazing interpersonal work of bringing our inner man […]

Created to be like God

God’s original design for man was that we would reflect his image. Genesis 1:27 tells us that when Adam and Eve were created by God, they were created in the image or likeness of God. The Bible records in this same chapter that God saw that everything He made was good. Many Christ followers today […]

Paper Dolls and Princesses

If you’ve been visiting my site, you may have wondered “What in the world do paper dolls and princesses have in common with a woman of God?”  After all, a paper doll typically carries very little value. It might look nice for a season, but if you play with it for any length of time, […]

Faith for Your Inheritance (Hebrews 11)

“Faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.” (Hebrews 11:1) Did you know this very popular definition of faith is written within the context of a passage that pertains to our eternal inheritance? Hebrews 11:5 says that “without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone […]