The other day I was shrouded in an extra layer of pain. I worked out with pretty heavy weights and I was feeling it from my head down to my toes and each and every time I moved, I’d wince in pain. I found myself wishing for the milky bath I’d once seen in a… Continue reading Faith in brokenness
I feel lucky to live in the United States–privileged. Tonight, as I watched the opening ceremony of the Olympics and across the screen scrolled the names of some countries so small that their population numbered only in the tens of thousands, not even billions. However, the athletes were no less proud of their citizenship than… Continue reading Heart of Privilege
I have come to the world as a light, so that no one who believes in me should stay in darkness. John 12:46 Going through a storm? Seek your lighthouse. Want to make an impact in this world? Shine on! Let everyone see your light.
Going with some Dutch worship this week. I loved the heart of this worship song by Kees Kraayenoord. This song is called “Roep Om Rust” or “Call for Rest”. “Hear my prayer Listen to my prayers You, that every moment Looked at meBring my soul to rest And my heart breathes, if I’m unconscious again, too far from youWhen does it get quiet? Will my unrest be silent? That is what I want But it can not reach itself In the silence I can hear your voice again The familiar sound… Continue reading Tune Tuesday: Roep Om Rust by Kees Kraayenoord
For no man can lay a foundation other than the one which is laid, which is Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 3:11 Is the foundation that you’re standing on solid? Is it feeling wobbly? How will you fortify and steady your foundation in 2018? ~ Sara
My alarm blares at 4:45 am, then my lights go on and a cheery voice says “Good morning sunshine”. Hmmphh I grumble back at it. This is my morning motivation. It looks a lot like “I don’t wanna” and “I think I’ll just lay here”. In 2017, I hacked into the little voice inside of… Continue reading Getting Up & Getting started
The Lord is my shepherd; I have all that I need. He lets me rest in green meadows; he leads me beside still waters. Psalm 23:1-2 To listen to: Keep company with God today and find rest in Him. -Sara