Unshakable Thanks

We are all on a journey.  And as Paul says, we do not travel that journey as those who have no hope (1 Thessalonians 4: 13). We know that we have a Savior sitting at the right hand of the Father who delights in us.  We have the Word of God that is living and active.  We have the presence of the Holy Spirit in our lives, giving us gifts to make the best use of our time here on Earth.  And we have the fellowship of other believers to offer friendship, prayer, encouragement and council.  We have hope, and …

Passion and Suffering

Passion… an overwhelming emotion that is desperate for an outlet of expression. We have many examples and definitions of passion in our stories. In my own life I feel passionate about mothering my children in a way that is glorifying to God, protecting them, and ensuring they are kind to others. I feel passionate about encouraging women to own their stories and experience the grace of Christ in their journey. I feel passionate about freedom- spiritual and physical. These passions fuel every aspect of my life because without expressing them I could easily become desperate and overwhelmed. I have found …