Cloud of Hope

What are you waiting for God to do in your life?  Are there prayers that seem unanswered or ignored by God?  Is He offering you small glimpses of hope that you've overlooked, misunderstood, or even taken for granted? We live in a fast-paced society where we expect everything to happen right away.  Fast food delivered … Continue reading Cloud of Hope

Cloud of Hope

What are you waiting for God to do in your life?  Are there prayers that seem unanswered or ignored by God?  Is He offering you small glimpses of hope that you've overlooked, misunderstood, or taken for granted? We live in a fast-paced society where we expect everything to happen right away.  Fast food delivered right … Continue reading Cloud of Hope

Are You Listening 

Why can't I hear God's voice? This is a question that most of us have probably asked at some point.  When we are struggling, there are many conclusions that we may draw about why we can't hear His voice. Is it because He isn't actually speaking to me? Is He disappointed and has given up … Continue reading Are You Listening 

I Miss You

My husband recently suffered a traumatic brain injury. I am  writing this as I sit in a hospital bed beside his and will probably share more of our journey as we go through it. Soon after his accident, he knew me, which was a huge blessing. During the first two weeks, his conversation was very … Continue reading I Miss You

Power of Prayer

Two weeks to live.  This is what doctors told a longtime, christian friend four weeks ago.  During those four weeks, I have found myself questioning how to even pray.  Since he is in a lot of pain, I have prayed for comfort.  But I have also found myself thinking God has a plan and obviously … Continue reading Power of Prayer

Wait for the Lord

With my own children and even the students in my classroom, I've realized that children often interpret the answer "maybe" to mean "yes".  They don't consider the possibility that "maybe" could result in a negative answer. They often start anticipating the event or object for which they have asked even though they haven't actually had … Continue reading Wait for the Lord