Rooting in God’s Love

The Lord is using His Word to speak to my heart and give me new and deeper understanding of His love for me. It is truly in His love that we find rest. And it is in that heart-rest that a life of simplicity grows out of. My study of His love began with Ephesians [...]

Self-Reliance or God-Reliance?

Which one is true of you? Are you self-reliant or God-reliant? Or maybe, as with me, it varies depending on what is happening in your life. When we act in self-reliance we, in reality, are telling the Lord that we don't need Him. We forget to pray and don't spend time with Him or even [...]

Sharing Your Fragility

How do you think of yourself? Strong? Responsible? On top of things? The one who can and does take care of things? The one others come to when they need the job done? Shauna Niequist, in her book Present Over Perfect, describes herself as having been all of the above. She got things done and more [...]