You’re working in the trenches, labouring in the dark and no one sees. You’re making sacrifices that no one knows. You’re learning and growing and preparing. When you do the things you’ve prepared for, and touch the lives you’ve prayed for, still no one may know. And they’ll accuse you of fruitlessness. Some will laugh… Continue reading When No One Sees
*short post Some times nothing makes sense. Things don't always add up into a tight nice story. It's hard in those times to see anything else but the mess. It's hard in those times to recognize God's fingerprints in the unfolding of our stories. It's tempting in those moments to be angry and to forget… Continue reading Sense of Things
“Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the LORD rises upon you.” –Isaiah 60:1 Have you ever been in a situation where someone was asking you to do something super awesome, but all you could feel was how overwhelming the request seemed? Maybe I’m speaking in parables, but I read this… Continue reading Shine, Girl!
I've found myself needing to change. I'm one of those people that actually looks forward to change because I'm an optimist and a dreamer and I usually imagine that change is for something better. Recently, some of my old dreams started to give me some trouble. I found myself stuck in one thing rather than… Continue reading New Dreams
When we are going through trials, God can seem silent. And in some ways, He is. It’s like one second He’s there in your life, and the next moment, when it’s most difficult, He seems distant, and His silence feels like the cruellest thing. In my experience with God through trying times, I have learned… Continue reading THE SILENT TEACHER