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I became a beloved daughter – God showed me I am His

I was saved as a very young girl. I knew what I was doing and I stuck with my decision to follow God. Even so, I still experienced growing pains in my spiritual life. As my mind matured, so did my understanding of faith. Just like other people, I still had to find my identity in Christ. [...]

By | 2017-08-02T08:57:23+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Guest Blogs, Revelations and Encounters|7 Comments

Knowing your identity in Christ – 4 Ways to grow

Knowing your identity in Christ is pivotal to shaping your core beliefs and influencing how you renew your mind. Throughout our childhood years, our core beliefs are formed and shaped by our parents, extended family, siblings, peers, teachers, and society at large. We work out what we like and dislike, yet for the most part, we still [...]

By | 2017-08-02T08:56:21+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Revelations and Encounters, Spiritual Growth|10 Comments

Moments to breathe and just be – Psalm 131:1-2

I hear my husband open and then close the front door.  I lay quietly waiting to see if I get two or twenty more minutes alone in bed before the kids wake up.  A sleepy eyed child enters 30 seconds later and climbs in with me.  Ugh, here we go again.  I pull them into me, squeeze [...]

By | 2017-10-02T20:37:05+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Guest Blogs, Revelations and Encounters|3 Comments

Self-awareness plays a role in discernment

There comes a time when we awaken to the identity that God has given us as his children. This identity grows deeper as he takes us on a journey of greater self-awareness and intimacy with him. Why do I use the word self-awareness? I don't hold the view that self-awareness means selfish or prideful. In fact, I [...]

By | 2017-04-15T11:10:54+00:00 November 21st, 2016|My Heart Journey, Revelations and Encounters|14 Comments

Self-doubt fades in the light of God’s truth

Saturday night is winding to a close. I have a few writing gigs to wrap up before I start my new temp job on Tuesday. I'm excited, nervous and afraid all at the same time. I've been staring at my laptop screen for the past hour wondering what to write. I started one post, then deleted it. [...]

By | 2017-04-15T11:18:50+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Revelations and Encounters|9 Comments

6 Ways to change your home’s spiritual atmosphere

I couldn't figure it out. The boys were behaving highly disrespectful. The amount of high pitched shouting, screaming and talking that I have come to expect as normal when you have three boys in your home seemed to be extreme. Something was off. My husband was not in a great place either. Technology was failing again. What [...]

By | 2017-04-15T11:23:07+00:00 October 10th, 2016|My Heart Journey, Revelations and Encounters|15 Comments
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