Category: Life Journey Journal

What are you afraid of? Walking through to the other side of fear — in fiction and real life

I use the question "what if" as a brainstorming tool for possible plot ideas for future novels. But another question it's harder to answer, but can make for a great dramatic story is, "What am I afraid of?" For my WIP "A Desperate Housewife" the question I had asked was what is my greatest fear … Continue reading What are you afraid of? Walking through to the other side of fear — in fiction and real life

His Reckless Love is Greater Than – Wounds to Wins Sidenote

Accepting the gift of salvation and not bothering to know your Savior is like accepting a beautifully wrapped present and then placing it on a shelf and never discovering the wonderful things inside. A saved life should be a changed life. We either choose to work toward change or we choose to remain as we … Continue reading His Reckless Love is Greater Than – Wounds to Wins Sidenote

Exchanging Platitude for Gratitute – The real key to peace in a fallen world

Exchanging Platitude for Gratitute – The real key to peace in a fallen world

Among debates on gun control and gun rights (after another school shooting this past week), continued hate for President Trump spewing across social media and news outlets that have long forgotten their role to provide us with unbiased and actual "news" -- I desire more than anything to focus my mind, time, energy -- and … Continue reading Exchanging Platitude for Gratitute – The real key to peace in a fallen world

He’s a Just God, but Never Just God

Have you ever thought of why in group prayers, we use the word "just" often? "God, ...just work in the life of her, ...just give me peace today, ...just provide here, ...just place your healing hands..." I think it's mostly just a habit. But have you ever considered how that word automatically sets limits around … Continue reading He’s a Just God, but Never Just God

Allowing God’s Word to Take Root Before the Attack will Equip us to Overcome

God is in the business of rebuilding, restoring, and renewing the lives of those who desire to yield to his will and live beyond themselves. But when the enemy takes a hold and we give into a season of sin, we may feel like we will never experience the victory. If we have sewn God's … Continue reading Allowing God’s Word to Take Root Before the Attack will Equip us to Overcome