Tag: Perspective

A Beautiful Broad Place

A Beautiful Broad Place

“I am bringing you into a broad place.” When I first heard the Lord speak this, I was immediately excited, believing that God was going to lead me into an incredible place where all my dreams would come true.

Hope for the Weary Soul

Hope for the Weary Soul

I thought this was it, the big shift in our lives … that things were going to start flowing in a constant positive direction. I was believing to fully walk and live in the promise land when suddenly I realized I had entered a new wilderness season.

Misfit or Reformer?

Misfit or Reformer?

There were many years that passed where I had felt hopeless and mediocre. I saw myself as that a girl who just wasn’t all that great at anything. I was “just OK” at many different things…

How Hope Leads To Faith

How Hope Leads To Faith

A few years ago, I was working on some conceptional ideas for a Christmas production. One of the ladies I was with said, “I really feel like people need hope around this time of year.” To be honest at the time I was thinking to myself… ”hope is so cliché.” I had never really thought…

Discernment

Discernment

Recently the Lord has been teaching me about discernment. Discernment is a valuable gift from the Lord. We all have a certain level of discernment, but as we grow in our relationships with the Lord our discernment will often become more active. Discernment of Spirits is being able to understand something that is going on without having…

Perspective: Valley or Mountain Top

Perspective: Valley or Mountain Top

My family and I were going on a Saturday drive to my parents house through the country. It was a beautiful day, and as we made out way from the suburbs into the countryside you could feel the stress melting away. While we were driving, the traffic came to a sudden stop…