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Tag: obedience

Beware of This Silent Killer

It was two weeks before my wedding. Like all brides, I was worried about the dress, the invitations, and all of the seemingly small details, yet so big in a woman’s mind when it is her turn to marry, without knowing there was somethin... Read More »

Trusting His Direction When We Can’t See Our Destination

We were so so close…yet so, so far. When I moved down to Fort Worth 10 years ago, my mom and I were navigating around a still unfamiliar city after dark trying to find our hotel. The directions were simple. We found the road we were s... Read More »

What Is Your “Material For Sacrifice”?

“The Desires Of My Heart” I had been praying for something I wanted very badly. It seemed a good thing to have, a thing that would make life even more pleasant than it was and would not in any way hinder my work. God did not giv... Read More »

The Father May Let You Wander, But He Will Never Let You Go.

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been in multiple conversations with weary and wounded friends who have called it quits. Whether past or present, they’ve reached the point where their life’s circumstances have proven too brok... Read More »

You Have Stayed Long Enough

On February 6, 1952 headlines across the world screamed of one significant event: Princess Elizabeth Becomes Queen of England. In the early morning hours, King George died in his sleep, leaving his daughter, Elizabeth, to assume the British... Read More »

When It Feels Like Time Is Passing You By

Enjoy this stage. Will it ever end? Time is a thief. This is taking forever! We are waiting to hear. These phrases are just a few heard over dinner at the family Christmas party last month. There were over 25 people there at all different s... Read More »

God Only Gives Two Choices

The battle took place around the dinner table, just as many battles with children do. However, this time we were surrounded by family…on Thanksgiving. Not necessarily the place where you want to have a teachable moment with your child. Bu... Read More »

What Will Make This Year a Success?

This time of year everyone seems to be looking to start over, to be better than they were at (fill-in-the-blank) in the previous year. Blogs, social media, and other news feeds are flooded with things like, “The Best New Year̵... Read More »

Get Off the Rollercoaster: 4 Ways to Practice Biblical Discernment

I am fascinated with rollercoasters and I love riding them. Did you know that, when a rollercoaster is being constructed, if the builders of the coaster are off even a half inch at the start of the first lift hill, they can be off as much a... Read More »

The Power of Choice

Earlier this spring, I took my daughters to see a ballet of C.S Lewis’s Screwtape Letters. I knew it was a complicated story for children, so, on the way home, I began to ask them what they thought of the story. One of my daughters asked ... Read More »