An Open Letter To Christians Who Think Humility is Believing You are Nothing

“That saved a wretch like me” -John Newton ‘Day by day His tender mercy, Healing, helping, full and free, Brought me lower while I whispered, “Less of self, and more of Thee.” Less of self, and more of Thee, Less of self, and more or Thee, Brought me lower while I whispered, “Less of self, … More An Open Letter To Christians Who Think Humility is Believing You are Nothing

this is gonna seem like heresy because i’m not going to include the Scripture in this post that led to these thoughts. . .

“Explode my soul. . .” – Melissa Helser, Explode My Soul “And now my soul pants for you. . .” – St. Augustine, The Confessions How crazy is that? Not just a new spirit. A new heart – a soul with different desires. “Create in me a clean heart” accomplished over Easter weekend. You: crucified, … More this is gonna seem like heresy because i’m not going to include the Scripture in this post that led to these thoughts. . .

So This is Love

A song my heart started singing right after graduation. He whispered “Abide” and my heart started to learn to snuggle up to my Daddy. I lay on the floor in the middle of a school cafeteria  and my heart met my Marmee for the first time. “Hello Holy Spirit. I’m Terah. Who are you?” I … More So This is Love

You Came

“Oh Holy Night, the stars are brightly shining. It is the night of our dear Savior’s birth. Long lay the world in sin and error pining, Till He appeared, and the soul felt its worth! A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices! Yonder breaks a new and glorious morn.” The King to a Babe. … More You Came

Dream Come True

As a child, my heart had this deep ache. I was in love with Jesus and knew that “Jesus loves me. . .” but my heart was aching for more. I looked at my church and my experience with Jesus and I knew this couldn’t be all there was. I couldn’t explain it or define … More Dream Come True

Back In

He’s pulled me back in. Drawn my shoulders into His chest, Weight I didn’t realize I carried slides off my back as I snuggle in. The scent of Him fills my breath.   I couldn’t explain the science of it, but His presence flowing in through my lungs cleanses my being. Each breath sweet. Each … More Back In

Back In

He’s pulled me back in. Drawn my shoulders into His chest, Weight I didn’t realize I carried slides off my back as I snuggle in. The scent of Him fills my breath.   I couldn’t explain the science of it, but His presence flowing in through my lungs cleanses my being. Each breath sweet. Each … More Back In

Union

“Co (from the Greek, transliteration sun, pronounced soon): a primary preposition denoting union, with or together, that is by association, companionship, process, resemblance, possession, instrumentality, addition, etc. In compounds it has similar applications including completeness.” I was always taught that I am the Bride-to-be of Christ, waiting for my Bridegroom to return and our marriage … More Union

Life is Wonderful

By the third week in PA with no success in the job search, I wasn’t nervous or worried, per se, but I was questioning whether I had heard God right about what type of job I should pursue. Maybe this time He’s not going to give me the desires of my heart? Maybe this time … More Life is Wonderful

Washington and Praising God

Remember when Washington couldn’t help but praise God’s hand in the creation of the United States??? All the testimonies of how God had been with them during the Revolution “forced themselves too strongly on [Washington’s] mind to be suppressed.” I’m celebrating that God is still the “Almighty Being”, “Great Author” and “Invisible Hand” to this … More Washington and Praising God