Abraham and Sarah’s Faithful Sex Life (Part 4)

In this final post of the series I want to look at Sarah and Abraham to talk about identity. People go on and on about sexual identity, about career identity, about family identity, about cultural identity. Over the years Sarah and Abraham had the opportunity to identify themselves as so many things.  Between the two…

Abraham and Sarah’s Faithful Sex Life (Part 2)

I can’t imagine how it would have played on Abraham’s mind, imagining his beautiful wife with the Pharaoh even though now she was back with him. That kind of sexual problem takes a lot of healing. Against her will, Sarah had very possibly committed adultery and begun a new life, never knowing if she would…

God Has A Story to Tell; Morning and Evening…

Today I am posting a prayer that I wrote for morning and evening. Someone once said in a talk that I heard that they literally took life one day at a time, by placing a ‘one page per day’ desk calendar on their bed stand. They would wake up and ‘face the day’ and pray…

The Stronghold God builds in his Children

The stronghold in us. You know I have 5 kids, and one of my prayers goes like this, “Thank you God for giving my kids such faithful, friendly, fun and fantastic pastors to lead them. I love you, thank you.” I tell my kids, “You know you can pray like that too and your prayers…

Wonderful

Today I have been reminded again of the wonderfulness of God. How worthy he is of all our praise. How amazing it is just to give him all the glory. No matter what we face. No matter what we need. Everything falls into it’s rightful place when we approach the throne of God with thanks…

What I Would Say To Me

If I were my friend, I would say….. It’s ok, it’s just a day. Keep moving towards tomorrow, you’ll find a way. Sleep? Who needs it anyway? All you need, is to trust, and pray, God’s plan is well underway. Enjoy today. Jeremiah 17:7-8 says, But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose…

Drink Living Water

A friend texted me last week, she said “Wish I could get that living water thing.” Before answering I thought back to the time when I didn’t “get it” either. What did I do? How did I get from there to here? How do we release the living water in our lives? We begin by…

Job 20:20

I saw this verse this week as I was seeking quiet and stillness, the word “contentment” came to mind. We need to be still with God, to be calm. We need to remove the chaos, the hectic and the busy if we are to retain anything we truly desire. I encourage you to be still…