Favorite Scriptures To Touch Your Heart

Dear Readers, Years ago when my husband and I experienced a particularly difficult trial, a friend took time to write out a page of Bible verses and mail it to us. They didn’t add anything–they just allowed God’s Word to comfort us and minister into our hurt. I still remember. Of all the meaningful cards and thoughtful […]

Ministry Update: Fears, Requests, & Privileges

“He makes my feet like hinds’ feet, And sets me upon my high places.” Psalm 18:33 Dear Readers, Yesterday I posted my “Encouragement for You ~ Ezekiel 3:8” video, and it contains a message I hesitated to share. Yet posting it enabled me to realize that I’m afraid—afraid of traveling to another country, afraid of […]

Ministry Update: An Invitation, Opportunities, & Change

“Thou dost scrutinize my path and my lying down, And art intimately acquainted with all my ways.” Ps. 139:3, NASB Dear Readers, How are you? I mean truly—how are you? I don’t necessarily expect an answer (although please contact me if you’d like because I love to hear from you 🙂). But my point is this: we’re […]

Drawing Near: Desires of a Mother’s Heart

photo credit: Morton Family 4 by Amanda via photopin (license)   “Delight yourself in the LORD; And He will give you the desires of your heart.” Psalm 37:4, NASB   Loving Father, Thoughts of my children fill my heart as I consider what to pray. Worldliness beckons all around, boldly declaring its “worth.” Evil circles, stalking my […]

Moms & Mentors: Encouragement for the Weary

Photos by Steve Bachman. © 2016. Used with permission.   “I will give Thee thanks with all my heart; I will sing praises to Thee before the gods. I will bow down toward Thy holy temple, And give thanks to Thy name for Thy lovingkindness and Thy truth; For Thou hast magnified Thy word according […]

Drawing Near: What I Know

photo credit: Hope via photopin (license)   “Bless the LORD, O my soul! O LORD my God, Thou art very great; Thou art clothed with splendor and majesty.” Psalm 104:1, Nasb   Father in heaven, There’s so much about You that I don’t know. But I do know this: You are faithful, wise, and compassionate. Holy. Holy. […]

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