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You are a hiding place for me; you preserve me from trouble; you surround me with songs of deliverance. …Steadfast love surrounds the one who trusts in the Lord… Psalm 32:10 Is it possible to let go of past hurts and still guard your heart? I believe it is. In...

There is a desire within each of us for happiness and peace. Our souls are not at rest when things are out of order. When life events don’t go according to plan or when we face suffering or pain we feel robbed of our purpose....

This morning I finished reading a book called, “Uninvited” by Lysa TerKeurst. It was a very thought provoking read and I would recommend it to anyone who feels they need healing from the pain of rejection. One of the things the Lord did for me when...

Beauty For Ashes “ . . . to grant to those who mourn in Zion— to give them a beautiful headdress instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, the garment of praise instead of a faint spirit; that they may be called oaks...

But Zion said, “The Lord has forsaken me; my Lord has forgotten me." Can a woman forget her nursing child, that she should have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, yet I will not forget you. Behold, I have...

It’s all over social media and the news: evangelical leaders are quitting the GOP and encouraging their followers to do the same. Apparently, the front-runner of the Republican Party does not represent their values anymore. All I can say is . . . What took...

Twenty seven months ago I found out I was pregnant and eighteen months ago I had a beautiful, tiny, healthy little girl. I’ve learned so much about myself and about life. It would be hard to put it all into words so I’ll do my...

Erik and I have traveled quite a bit since Scotlyn was born. In just 18 months we have traveled around the U.S. by car and by plane and have taken two long trips overseas. We've learned a lot (and are still learning!) about what works...