Lean on Him · Peace · Thoughts · Trust

lean on Him… Isaiah 26:3…

You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you,because he trusts in you. Isaiah 26:3 ESVThe one who trusts Him…has a mind stayed on Him…The Hebrew translated… stayed… means… “to lean upon”… (Theological Wordbook of the Old Testament)What does it look like to have a mind… leaned upon Him…?Thoughts always leaning toward Him…not…… Continue reading lean on Him… Isaiah 26:3…

Battle · Peace · Trust

peace…

This week has been a battle…when it came to obedience…and writing Sister Talk…Coming to pages and pages of nothing…the temptation rang in my ears…Just quit… it would be much easier…tell the ladies there’s just no more…And yes… it was a real temptation…But really… not an option…a mom in the middle of heavy labor…may say she…… Continue reading peace…

Enemy · Faith · Fear · Peace

He presses… not panics…

He presses…He doesn’t panic…So when panic tries to take hold…in the middle of finishing up…I resist… I question Him…Do You want me to leave…? or is this just a distraction…?Before He answers… I remember… remind myself…He is a God of peace…When His pressing comes…it comes with peace…never panic…So I press on…through the panic…finishing what I…… Continue reading He presses… not panics…

Peace · Shield · Trust

He is a Shield…

Already this morning… (it’s 6:19…) I’ve come across the word… shield… three times… all in Scripture…I’ve come to recognize… when a word… or phrase… comes up three times (sometimes more)… the Spirit is saying something… seeking my attention…So I go back through the appearances of shield…For surely, O Lord, you bless the righteous;you surround them…… Continue reading He is a Shield…