See God

When You Can’t See God

“If you can’t see God, how do you know He’s real?” Has anyone ever asked you that question? Have you ever wondered it yourself? After all, seeing is believing. Or so the saying goes.  (I wrote about that here a couple of Christmases ago) And seeing is precisely what Thomas wanted the week after Jesus’ […]

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Experience God

5 Ways We Experience God

For the next few weeks we are going to explore 5 ways we experience God through our senses. Seeing. Hearing. Tasting. Touching. Smelling. If God’s objective, His will, for all things is to make Himself known so that all people might come to a saving knowledge of Him, then the senses He equipped our bodies […]

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Trade Your Masks for God's Masterpiece

Trade Your Masks for God’s Masterpiece

As we continue on our journey of mastering our messes to discover God’s best for us, this week we  trade our messy masks for God’s masterpiece. Don’t miss the free printable workbook at the end! ********* My 6th grade son recently attended a murder mystery birthday party. The host assigned each person a character to play. […]

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Let Love Light the Way

Let Love Light the Way

We shine best when we love one another. See, I said best, not brightest. When we let love light the way we’ll be hard pressed to go wrong. But this isn’t the flowers and chocolates love the world pushes on us this time of year. ********* Love Fulfills the Law Remember back at the beginning […]

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Hiding Your Lights

When You Feel Like Hiding Your Light

I hadn’t planned to write about hiding your light this week, but I’ve been wrestling with God over every word since the calendar flipped to January, and that’s not the norm. I logged a lot of hours hunched over my keyboard tapping out two very different posts from what you’re reading today. But I simply […]

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50 Practical Ways to Shine

50 Practical Ways to Shine

Here’s one reason shining frightens me… It requires me to do something. And we Christian women typically skip over all the practical ways to shine and assume we must do something grandiose in order to glorify God.      Write a NYT Best Seller      Foster a family of Orphans      Start a Non-Profit […]

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