Advent: Day 20 – Anchored

Do you believe in miracles? Do you believe that God is at work in the small and seemly insignificant. That these are the beginnings of a miracle…like a little boy in a manger who is the CHRIST from on HIGH! God meets us right where we don’t believe. – Ann Voskamp When our dreams are long…

Advent: Day 19 – Light and Life

We all struggle with fear creeping in when the headlines come knocking at our fragile doors. We all struggle when we do not know what the struggle is for or why it came. As the cold can move you deeper toward the fire, struggling can move you deeper toward God, who warms you with joy….

Advent: Day 18 – Enter the gate

She walks in because even though it is comfortable there in the palace and inside the gate it’s secure and at ease, she was not as safe and neither were her family. Esther knew that the bad man wanted them all dead and she was born for such a time as this. God gives us…

Advent: Day 17 – Holy Hole

ADVENT – The source of peace has come. Advent the reminding that greatness came to this smallness of me to live and breathe and bless. Came to lift the small and weak to sit with Him in His throne…what privilege …what love. Bethlehem -like my heart and yours. Where a stable is the home of…

Advent: Day 16 – Even in the Storm

Storms, no one really likes storms unless you were taught as a kid that you can dance in the rain. If you were taught that you can put on your swimsuit and play with soap and that rain washes and cleanses. Most of us I think tend to find it an inconvenience because storms keep…

Advent: Day 15 – Who has your heart?

How much longer will you waver, hobbling between two opinions? Idols, we all have them if we are not intentional in keeping them out of our heart. if we do not s..l..o..w….if we do not still….if we do not wait. We will strive and perform for the idol. Our hearts know what they are. We…