It Is Finished.

It is finished. That sounds so final, and it was.  How difficult it is for me to accept that though.  The past, the shame, the sins just seem too overwhelming.  How can it be finished? It is finished because He said so.  He paid the price, He bought our freedom with His life. But then,…

It’s Holy Week

It’s Holy Week! For me, and I’m sure many others, it is contemplation week.  A week of heartbreak, grief, and at the same time …joy.  Just to think that thousands of years ago, God knew my name and loved me enough to send His only Son to save me, and you! Jesus came to earth…

Knowing Jesus or Knowing of Jesus

Happy Monday! I have been thinking about my relationship with Jesus this week.   I thought about how much I enjoy sitting and talking to Him.  I thought about what a good listener He is.   I thought about how much He has blessed me.  I thought about how many prayers He has answered for me.  It’s…

Loss. Trauma. Disappointment

Happy Monday!!  This is the day the Lord has made! As I have mentioned in previous thoughts, the last 15 months or so, with an undetermined amount of time to still come, we have faced loss and hardships that we would never have even thought about a couple of years ago.  When I think back…

God’s Word About Body Image

Happy Monday! This is kind of a follow up to the email of February 8th.  Becky bases so many of her insights on scripture And you can’t go wrong with the word of God! As a woman, yes, I do think about my appearance.  I don’t believe it is to the point of extreme vanity…

In God We Trust

Happy Monday! I’m not sure how well you can see these but each one has something in common, besides being a form of currency. Each one of them states: In God We Trust. This is one of the basic things we have depended on for over 150 years.  In God We Trust makes a statement…