Refining

Beside my bed rests a small, white-painted wooden block wrapped with twine—straight from Waco, Texas. The twine holds a postcard sized print with an artistically printed Bible verse. I’ve looked at the verse every morning all semester, but I honestly never gave it much thought. Then I was standing in worship at church a couple […]

A Melody of Freedom

Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. Proverbs 4:23   As I look back over the past year I realize that God has been taking my heart and reshaping it. Have you ever found yourself quietly living an anthem that you didn’t plan to live? A melody that […]

At His Feet

In humility she entered the room, making her way straight through the crowded room to Jesus,  generously lathering her Savior in outrageously expensive perfume. She wept, lavishing her love for the Messiah, wiping her tears from His holy feet with her long hair.  Completely abandoned, wholly surrendered, she kissed His feet. She poured out her […]

Remain

Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:5 I heard it again and again. God quietly inked John 15:5 into my heart. A text, a conversation, a sermon- little reminders, the […]