The Mountain He Hasn’t Moved

The Mountain He Hasn’t Moved

A mountain stands before me, daunting in its height, grandness, and permanence. I do not want to climb it; yet, He has asked me to. In protest, my feet remain planted on the ground as I begin my search for continued security, for hand holds. The desire for remaining...
Will Our Eyes Stay Closed?

Will Our Eyes Stay Closed?

Wake up {hope} Dwell not in the what-ifs and should haves. The eyes of the Lord are upon you, beholding you, beckoning to you. Wake up hope Walk toward His goodness and mercy, and breath in deeply the fragrance of His presence. Wake up hope… for it will not be...
I Can’t Fix It

I Can’t Fix It

Pain dwells around me, Every Single Day. . .   In the eyes of a friend who lost her baby before she knew their name. In the heart of a teenager who had a father stripped away against their will. In the mind of a family member who hopes for prayers to be answered....
Taking Up Space

Taking Up Space

I don’t want to take up space Made for someone else to use To accidentally live someone else’s dream, someone’s life Would be a matter I could not excuse Just today, I said, “Find the opportunities that scare you” To a sweet, young soul...
Rewriting My Soul Scripts

Rewriting My Soul Scripts

There are far better things ahead, than any we leave behind. C.S. Lewis Head: “Today is the day! Freedom is calling my name.”   Heart: “I know this is what I have wanted, and wanted, and wanted… but will it be any different, any better,...