Finding the Way

Our new home will be out in the country. Driving there means driving on unfamiliar roads, seeing lots of trees and farm fields, and not much else. So in order to see our road, before it comes up so fast that I drive past it, I had to find a landmark. My landmark is in [...]

What Really Matters

What really matters? The Lord has been showing me where my focus lies. And, in doing so, He is helping me to see what really matters to Him. It really matters to Him that I walk closely with Him. In order to do that I need to be intentional about looking for Him in the [...]

Rooted and Bearing Fruit

This month's Recalibrate Life's read is Your Sacred Yes by Susie Larson. After reading just the first two chapters in I was convicted. Larson asks some very important questions about what we are saying yes to in life. As well as, leading her readers to find our reasons for saying yes. She asks if our [...]

What is at the Heart of Simplicity?

"Only as we allow the love of Christ to penetrate our wounds will we be able to love again as children love. Only as we open ourselves to the love of Christ and His people can we begin our journey toward being real." Claire Cloninger My Recalibrate Life Read this month is A Place Called [...]

The Diligent Intentionality of Slow Feet

I had coffee with a dear friend a couple of days ago and we shared about our walks with the Lord. We both discussed specific areas where we wanted to see growth, especially in recognizing His presence through the day and in being more attentive to the Holy Spirit's nudges. Jan Johnson in Abundant Simplicity says, "Simplicity [...]

Living Intentionally or on Autopilot

Psalm 86:11 "Teach me your way O LORD and I will walk in your truth; give me an undivided heart that I may fear your name." How would you describe your life -- are you living intentionally or are you running through life on autopilot? I have been working my way through the book "He [...]