Who you are

You do not discover who you are in the presence of people. You discover who you are in the presence of God. // Lisa Bevere  

In the One

Whatever I have, wherever I am, I can make it through anything in the One who makes me who I am. Philippians 4:10 MSG

No condemnation

Have you accepted Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior? If you have, do you live like you have accepted Christ? Do you realize that, once you have accepted Him, you are freed from your sinful nature & and indwelled by the Holy Spirit, giving you the power to live through God’s nature? This means,…

No illusion

God is not disillusioned with us. He never had any illusions to begin with. – Luis Palau Disillusion – noun disappointment resulting from the discovery that something is not as good as one believed it to be. verb cause (someone) to realize that a belief or an ideal is false. God created us. He formed…

Out of the blue

Defined: without warning; unexpectedly; OUT OF THE BLUE We all have been there. Something happens… everything changes. It can be a beautiful marriage proposal. You receive the acceptance letter in the mail you thought you’d never get. Your son comes home safe from the front lines. You receive notice that your account is overdrawn. Your…

Conversation

The happiest conversation is that of which nothing is distinctly remembered, but a general effect of pleasing impression.      Samuel Johnson The chair across from me at my desk is where everyone sits when they come to chat. Today I noticed the indents at the bottom of the pillow and it made me smile. The indents…

Walk away

… take on an entirely new way of life—a God-fashioned life, a life renewed from the inside and working itself into your conduct as God accurately reproduces his character in you. Ephesians 4:20 MSG Sometimes we simply need to stand up, brush ourselves off and leave it all behind. Whatever is holding you back from…

High five someone

You know I love sunsets and have made sure to see many. Tonight I got to the beach just as the bottom of the sun kissed the water. After it disappeared out of sight, a couple I was standing near high fived each other and started exclaiming about how it was their “first Florida sunset…

I got it wrong

So for the last couple years, I have been using this catchy phrase as a framework for what I put out into the social media world, and my life. Live love and you will live loved. It is a lovely sentiment and quite motivating. But as I updated some of my profiles, I stared at…