Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life – Proverbs 4:23 Prayer is as simple as one might wish for. This is what I have been learning as I’ve set aside time in this season to read the writings of the ancient mystics. For me their teachings have given greater understanding and assistance to help me […]Read More Prayer is not asking
Carefully determine what pleases the Lord Ephesians 5:10 NLT The New Year can often bring a mixed bag of emotions and memories for many of us. Some may have just experienced the best year ever and look forward to an even greater one looming ahead. Others may have just trudged through one deep struggle after […]Read More Start the New Year with A Blank Canvas
Then you will know that I am the Lord, for they shall not be ashamed who wait for Me (Isaiah 49:23 NKJV) I love reading stories of men and women of faith. The reason I read the stories is because my spirit is encouraged and strengthened through the difficulties of life they went through with […]Read More For what am I waiting?
‘There is a new sound in Heaven. Do not look back to the old, but let me give you the new anointing in your prayers for the outpouring of fresh oil upon the church.’ Prophetic Word I received 15 years ago In recent months, these familiar words have repeatedly came to my mind from several […]Read More Deeper for His Purpose
I hunger and thirst for intimacy with God. His Holy presence is my joy and delight. David expressed it beautifully. “One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek, inquire for, and [insistently] require: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord [in His presence] all the days of my […]Read More A Passion for God’s Presence
Do you ever talk to yourself while engaging in a task and find that your dog is watching you closely, seemingly following every word? We have a Border Collie and often when I’m spending time with the Lord at the end of the day – reading or praying – he will come into the bedroom […]Read More The Eyes of a Servant
They are the beginning, not the end What do you do with the brokenness in your life? A Glimpse into His Heart My past few months have been marked by some heartbreak, accusations, my immediate future direction changed and some lost opportunities in ministry. Needless to say, this isn’t the road I would have chosen. […]Read More Pain Heartache Brokenness