Come Lord Jesus, Guest posting

God Chooses You, Ready Or Not

 Come, Lord Jesus: The Weight of Waiting is now available! For the next few weeks I have invited the members of my “street team”  to share their stories and reflections on the book, the topic of waiting, and Advent. (This post contains affiliate links.)  *** “Pick me, pick me, Lord!” I’ve been raising my hand like a child,…

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Advent, Christmas

Making Room

“Advent is the perfect time to clear and prepare the Way. Advent is a winter training camp for those who desire peace. By reflection and prayer, by reading and meditation, we can make our hearts a place where a blessing of peace would desire to abide and where the birth of the Prince of Peace…

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Weekend Wanderings

The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.(John 1:14 NIV84) When I saw this angel laying there, amid the filth of my kitchen floor, I was reminded of how Christ enters…

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5 Minutes for faith

It is without pride that I am able to confess, that I know my way around a plate of cookies. At Christmas time, my Mom always makes butter cookies in various holiday shapes, which, when I lived at home, we’d ice and sprinkle and then consume by the palm-full. My Grandfather always had a plate of…

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Advent, Christmas, Grace, Growth

Just peeking in, just whispering to you, my good friends, would you please slip over here and read these inspired words by my friend Annie? You will be blessed.   *Thank you Momma Day By Day (Christina) and Annie for inspiring and encouraging me, you ladies seep Jesus and I am better for knowing you!

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Advent, Christmas, Hope, Scripture

It’s been a long haul to this final week of Advent. The path hasn’t looked anything like what I imagined.  But God is so good. He is faithful, and He is drawing closer, and I am leaning in, listening, waiting- preparing Him room. I will be taking the rest of this week to spend time with…

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