Poor In Spirit

“Blessed is the poor in spirit,” for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.   Matthew 5:3 When I hear poor, I think of poverty-stricken, a person struggling to make ends meat. Poor combined with spirit brings on a different meaning.  I need to not get stuck on my first impression of poor and maybe replace that … Continue reading Poor In Spirit

Take Heart! Why is it so hard to Trust?

We’ve come to trust so many things. So, I’ll start with this question… Why is it still so difficult to trust God? I think there are two answers to this questions. ONE -It’s because we haven’t had a chance to trust him.  We want to be in control and by our human nature we trust … Continue reading Take Heart! Why is it so hard to Trust?

God is Greater than I

We get caught up in doing, INSTEAD of pleasing God by loving Him first.  Hebrews 11:6 (NIV)- "And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him." We get caught up by doing what we think is His will, instead of … Continue reading God is Greater than I

Heaven Questions

Our God wrote in His word that He wants us to believe in Him and we will go to heaven.  Romans 10:9 - Because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. First! Be careful of the service you are doing … Continue reading Heaven Questions

L-E-T- G-O D

When have you genuinely LET GO? When did you give all of the hurt and pain to God without keeping a little piece of the story locked away inside of you? “There is a story of a young man who struggled to make ends meet. One day, he got six pieces of white cardboard paper … Continue reading L-E-T- G-O D

My 3AM Encounter

A Ghost? An Angel? Dreaming? My husband had to wake up early and get ready for work.  The alarm went off at 3AM and he left the room to get ready. I lie there awake when suddenly I found myself rubbing my eyes an blinking and opening my eyes as wide as I could.  My … Continue reading My 3AM Encounter

Balanced Hope

“Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him, and he will act.” Psalm 37:5 I will tell you this, in “hopes”, I can enlighten you on the emotion of hope! Hope is a powerful human emotion.  My close friends know that I am a person that goes to extremes.  I love really big, I hurt for others … Continue reading Balanced Hope