rest… in His love…

There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear.For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fearshas not been perfected in love. We love because he first loved us.1 John 4:18-19 ESVMy morning starts off different than most...a flurry of activity...making morning coffee...unloading the dishwasher...loading the dishwasher...cleaning the kitchen...left a mess… Continue reading rest… in His love…

grateful for His guidance…

This morning He woke me...a couple of hours earlier than usual...guiding me to prepare... get ready...for what He'd called me to do...At first... hesitation...thinking it way too early...but things to do were on my mind...not causing anxiety...just present...I tried to go back to sleep for a bit...but when He awakens you...you... are... awake...As the day… Continue reading grateful for His guidance…

learning to listen…

A large part of spiritual growth...involves learning to listen...to His Word...to His Spirit...to His promptings...There's been many times in the past...I've heard a thought...considered it...dismissed it...and later thought...Ahhh... that was Him...This morning I woke with a thought...one I thought yesterday...but mostly resolved to dismiss...When it woke me up...I decided to listen...He provided the time...energy...motivation...to get… Continue reading learning to listen…

seeking wisdom…

The wisest of women builds her house,but folly with her own hands tears it down.Proverbs 14:1 ESVSeeking wisdom... for decisions... desiring to build... not tear down... Perhaps wisdom begins... by understanding... your own whims... and heart... can reap destruction...Listening to Him... for direction... and guidance...The fear of the Lord is instruction in wisdom...Proverbs 15:33 ESV