WEEDS

In Articles/Devotions

I stood at the gate of my garden and sighed. A mere week’s worth of neglect from vacation had left my flower beds overgrown and impossibly invaded with weeds. The beds were so mangled with overgrowth that I couldn’t tell…

Powerfully Praying Through Scripture

In Articles/Devotions

Have you ever felt like you have no more words, your mind is so overwhelmed and your thoughts are scattered; you need to pray but don’t know where to begin?  I think we would find that most of us would…

Trained Eyes

In Miscellaneous Blessings

FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES, OTHERWISE THEY WOULD SEE WITH THEIR EYES, HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND…

Obeying Through Pain

In Articles/Devotions

It has been a journey within a journey for my family and me. For the past two months or so, my husband, Chance, and I had been praying and planning about our move back to Texas. We actually just arrived back…

Being the Real You in an Instagram World

In Articles/Devotions

Ah, nothing like a bit of scrolling on Instagram to make you feel bad about about your wardrobe, your hair, your body, your home, and your life. Everyone else’s lives look so perfect through the filters Instagram provides. It’s easy…

Free as a Bird

In Articles/Devotions

I recently had a project due for a class; the assignment was to design a crest that represented me. One of the phrases I used to describe myself was, “set free.” When a fellow student looked at my design, he…

What’s Your Blood Type?

In Articles/Devotions

My blood type is O negative. This type of blood is rare and is also considered the universal donor. Any other blood type can accept O negative for transfusions. Unfortunately, I can only receive 0 negative blood if I needed…

Surround Yourself with Positive & Supportive People

In Articles/Devotions

As more life is experienced, I realize how important it is to surround myself with positive and supportive people.  Think of the prayer and discernment Jesus wrestled with when choosing his twelve disciples.  Luke 6:12-16 says, “One day soon afterward…

Deliverance

In Articles/Devotions

God will deliver us whether we are here on earth, or it is time for us to be with him in heaven. He delivers us from the pain from the pain of our past. Deliverance. This has been a theme…

Being a Woman of Integrity

In Articles/Devotions

There are a lot of examples that can be found in the Bible that speak of women of integrity…in the rich stories of the women who came before us.  God’s word is meant to be an instruction manual for us….

The Two Shall Meet

In Articles/Devotions

Just like Tootie from Meet Me in St. Louis, I feel lucky to be born in my favorite city.  There are so many things to be proud of in St. Louis. The spectacular, free attractions can’t be beat!  Of course, St. Louis has…