Learning in My “Happy Place”

My “happy place” is my garden. I’m not a great gardener, not even a good one, but I do love to just putter around and pull out weeds, pick flowers and trim things back. In fact, I’m quite sure that my pruning probably takes place at the wrong time of year,...

In Part

“For we know in part and we prophesy in part; but when the perfect comes, the partial will be done away.” 1Cor.13:9-10 Have you ever felt like God was showing you something about your life, then thought you knew exactly how it was going to play out? I know I have had...

Preparing the Vessel

This week I was reminded of the process of refining, and the beauty that happens when we prepare ourselves in submission for calling. God prepares us through the fire and there is just no way around it (smile). Kathryn Kuhlman once said, “The heavenly Father does not...

Do You See Jesus?

As a child, my maternal grandmother kept me in awe for hours as I would watch her creatively express herself through art. With each stroke of the brush or penciled line, I internally developed a deep desire to be able to do the same. The years went by and my...

Love Test

When I made out the blog schedule for this quarter, I was excited to see that my monthly blog would fall to be published on Valentine’s Day. I remember thinking it would be such a fun blog to write. Little did I know the week I would endure and that the blog I...