Hearing God isn't some special, magical technique. All it really takes is a listening heart, an obedient and humble attitude, and a knowing of who God is. Walk with me through the Word to find out how to hear God and listen well.
"Firm reliance on the honesty, dependability, strength, or character of a person or thing."-Trust definition, Webster's New College Dictionary The other day I was trying to move my car from between two others. My depth perception is terrible, so I needed help. My Pastor's wife said she could do it (and did, beautifully), but then… Continue reading 7 Markers of Trustworthy People: Choosing Your Friends Wisely
I recently asked my son whether he was ready for bed. The answer was, "I don't know," which is a normal answer from him. To get him to be more direct, I gave him criteria: is your room clean, are your teeth brushed, have you laid out your clothes for tomorrow? If the answer to… Continue reading Decisions, Decisions…
"Don't mourn me too long..." This is a quote from my recently completed book. Although the quote refers to mourning the death of a beloved family member, the notion is the same for those of us in metaphorical mourning. Many of us are being called to sacrifice things which are very difficult to let go… Continue reading “Don’t Mourn Too Long”
"The joy of the Lord is your strength."This verse has new meaning to me lately and I hope it will be a new "mantra" for those of you reading this. In Nehemiah 8 where this verse is found, a group of people somewhere near 50k were gathered to hear the Word (the Law of the… Continue reading The Joy of the Lord