Category: Identity

Your Life Speaks All the Time. What Do You Want It To Say?

You're life speaks everyday. Whether you open your mouth audibly or not. Your life speaks. So, what does it say? Does it speak from what you truly value or vary with the whims and opinions of others? Is your life a rock of authenticity or a mound of sand that can be shifted and molded to ...

Finding Myself in You-The Most Beautiful Place on Earth!

Finding myself in you is the most beautiful place on earth! God, I love, I adore, I worship your beauty, your heart of grace! You have never forsaken me, you have never abandoned my heart even through I felt abandoned by all others, misunderstood, unaccepted. You have always know me, loved me, held me ---loved me, ...

Make YOUR Difference ( 4 Things that Distinguish Those Who Dream from Those Who “Get ‘er Done”)

When you've been alive for 56 years, you learn a lot. Mostly from the things that went wrong than from things that went right.  I have learned more from my failures than my successes. Don't get me wrong, there are lessons to be had on both sides of the coin, but it seems like the ...

The Struggle is Real Ya’ll!

Since the age of 8 when I picked up my first plastic play guitar in a hospital room, then at the age of 14 getting a real guitar, I began writing songs and haven’t ever stopped. I’ve married and raised a family, of which I consider my greatest accomplishment and played music in church, in coffee ...

FINDING HOME

It feels like I have been trying to find "home" my whole life. You know, like finding "center" or the "core" place in life when you feel, well...."at home"; where it's all ok and safe and sure. I love God and He is definitely "center" but I am finding more in being "His" that is vital ...

Do you have a “True North” and What is it?

Faith shapes us all. Whether we believe in the existence of God or not, we still have beliefs or personal creeds we live by. And those beliefs shape our lives. They motivate our behavior, the dreams we dream and ultimately the lives we live. Personal beliefs come from our culture, the environments we are raised ...

Learning to be a Daughter

So, I'm learning to be a daughter of God. Just a daughter. Nothing else. No expectation but just to accept the fact that I am loved, accepted and deeply longed for. Learning to rest without worry. Trust without fear. To rely totally on the fact that God loves me and I can never be separated ...

The Lie That Steals Our Beauty

*{The term "man" or "men" in this article refers to mankind=men & women unless otherwise specified}********************************************************************** Do you know we have been fed a LIE? Not just any lie, but THE LIE. And that LIE has stripped us of our value to the lowest common denominator. Common is the operative word here. We have all ...

The Groaning

*{The term "man" or "men" in this article refers to mankind=men & women}********************************************************************** Our world is broken and most of us don't have to look too far from our own front door to know that! We revel in all of our industry, progress and wisdom and we are none the better for it. Only worse. ...

Keeping the Main Thing, the Main Thing

The day was marked in time. The moment planned from the foundation of the world. "Behold, the Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world!" John's words rang from eternity and into the hearing of all those surrounding his revelation of Jesus Christ at the Jordan. [John 1: 29-32] Soon after, John's ministry ...

The Power of Music!

It's been said, music is the universal language. I don't know who coined the phrase, but it appears to carry a lot of truth! Artists can travel around the world singing to those who don't speak their language and still be just as powerful as they are in their native land. Why? Because song has power! Why does it ...

FINDING OUR WORTH IN JESUS CHRIST

Many of us flail through life wondering who we are while trying to obtain our worth from things, people and accomplishments. We do this because we have no sense of worth within ourselves so we look incessantly outside ourselves or in other things. If you've lived long enough, you know what a futile trek this is. ...