A Perspective That Makes You Strong

Perspective changes everything. For instance, the weather can be gloomy and overcast, but the sun still shines—it’s just hidden behind the clouds. Life can mirror this image. Though we might stand in the midst of clouds like pressures, stresses, and worries, the light of the Lord never dims. He strengthens us and gives us peace, […]

Ministry Update: A Trip, a Conference, & a Journey

Dear Readers, January has blown in like gusts of snow on a windy day. Despite experiencing my second round of a nasty cold virus, I’m thankful for energy to tackle new and continuing projects. Just this morning I focused my heart on accomplishing today’s goals in the Spirit rather than fruitlessly laboring in my own strength—a.k.a., […]

Again

“Again, proclaim, saying, ‘Thus says the LORD of hosts, “My cities will again overflow with prosperity, and the LORD will again comfort Zion and again choose Jerusalem.” ‘ ”           Zechariah 1:17 They’re struggling. They keep messing up. Recovery seems just about impossible. All of us probably know someone who fits […]

Sacred Scars

“And one shall say unto him, What are these wounds in thine hands? Then he shall answer, Those with which I was wounded in the house of my friends.” – Zechariah 13:6 When I was a little girl, there was a time my sister repeatedly fell down on the same part of her knee. Three […]