Spiritual Warfare & Man’s Design: Body

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.  Genesis 1:27 Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely, and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete.  1 Thessalonians 5:23 We're taking some time to talk about our... Continue Reading →

Half Empty or Half Full?

The Word Origin and History for the term repentance is taken from the Old French repentance "penitence" or from the present participle stem of repentir (see repent). It is described by the Online Etymology Dictionary as something that goes beyond feeling to express distinct purposes of turning from sin to righteousness; the Bible word most... Continue Reading →

Empty Nest

In the spring of 2017 the view from my home office included a newly built robin's nest.  It was tucked into the floor joists of our deck above.  At any given moment during my work day the robins could be seen flying to and from this nest tending to their young. Once their eggs had... Continue Reading →

Bouncing with Joy

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.  Romans 15:13 Our journey to California was interesting to say the least.  Our little family caravan was led by my husband driving a very... Continue Reading →

In the Midst of a Storm

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose.  Romans 8:28 It was at about the half-way mark on our journey to California that we got the call.  We were stopped at a rest area when my cell phone... Continue Reading →

Why Three Forks?

O Lord, You have searched me and you know me.  You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar.  You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways.  Before a word is on my tongue you know it completely, O Lord. You... Continue Reading →

In Hiding

You are forgiving and good, O Lord, abounding in love to all who call to you.  Psalm 86:5 There came a point in my life when I felt the unrelenting desire to leave my hometown of Bismarck, ND.  It was a strange turn of events for me because I had never really considered moving before. ... Continue Reading →

Stepping Out

Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, “This is the way; walk in it.” Isaiah 30:21 When I graduated college my husband and I decided to take our first trip together to celebrate.  We were in our early twenties and chose Disneyland as... Continue Reading →

El Roi – The God Who Sees Me

Then she called the name of the Lord who spoke to her, “You are a God who sees”; for she said, “Have I even remained alive here after seeing Him?” Therefore the well was called Beer-lahai-roi ("the well of him that liveth and seeth me," or, as some render it, "the well of the vision... Continue Reading →

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