God’s Plans are Better

God’s Plans are Better

For the past few weeks, I’ve felt this frenetic pull within me. It’s this desire to do more than I currently am doing. I feel this need to propel myself into a new season by my own willpower, but that goes directly against submitting and surrendering to God and His plans.  Lately, I’ve been getting…

Waiting is Hard

Waiting is Hard

Waiting is hard. Sometimes, waiting on God is incredibly hard. Waiting can feel like a giant roller coaster of faith—some days it’s exciting, some days it’s terrifying, and others you want to get off the ride.  Over the past few months, I’ve seen friends move out of the waiting season and into receiving their promises. Mind you,…

Reflecting on Psalm 23

Reflecting on Psalm 23

Lately, I’ve been captivated by Psalm 23. It’s a very short and well-known chapter, but it’s brought me encouragement and joy over the past few weeks. I have been especially inspired and challenged by the first verse of this Psalm, and I hope you are too!  “The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.” Psalm…

The Book of Jonah: A Story of Tragedy and Grace

The Book of Jonah: A Story of Tragedy and Grace

Do you have favorite characters or stories from the Bible? One of my favorites is the book of Jonah.Though this prophet disobeyed God’s instruction, God still did incredible miracles in andthrough him. I believe there’s a lot that we can learn about God and ourselves throughthis story. Let’s dive in!  Chosen, Called, and Disobedient We…

Reflection on Psalm 100

Reflection on Psalm 100

Recently, Psalm 100 has been on my mind. The words have been a balm to my soul that I meditated on day and night for weeks. Let’s spend a few moments meditating on this short but powerful Psalm. I pray that you experience more of God’s presence and that praise for who He is wells…

Running Our Race

Running Our Race

Do you ever get a verse stuck in your head? This happens to me all the time! I’ll read a passage in the Bible, and a phrase or a few sentences will captivate me. They’ll dominate my thinking, and I’ll camp out in that same chapter for days or weeks, just savoring that portion of…