I don’t like to do hard things. I don’t know that any of us really do. Doing hard things requires effort. Effort= intention, intention = thought and thought = work and I don’t know about you, but I work a fulltime job, have a husband to partner with, and four kids to train. Some days … Continue reading Resolve to Choose…
After an entire year of Choose Him, I thought it would be fun to highlight the most read, and shared devotionals from this first year of choosing to press 'publish'. I hope you find value in them. I hope they have served purpose. I hope they have helped you in your decision to choose Jesus … Continue reading Choosing Him…still
2 Timothy 3:16, 'All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:' The Bible is the most incredible book to ever be written. It is God breathed. Although not purposed for entertainment, it is timeless and captivating once you become entrenched in its … Continue reading What’s the connection?
I love the outdoors, I love to be moving and exploring, but there is something special about curling up in a warm blanket on the couch sitting next to a lit up Christmas tree. I could sit there all night enjoying such a sweet and comfortable atmosphere. As a people, we love comfort, and we … Continue reading Lead me Lord
My trust I give the unseen Hand The One that beckons from where I stand A prayer we offer in words we mention The Hand responds sweet in precision Moments or years, His timing unknown Our confidence grounded, we are not alone. Compared our plans they are not similiar His ways so high feel unfamiliar … Continue reading The unseen Hand
Ever catch yourself in a day dream, not the kind where your laying on the beach listening to the soothing sound of the waves coming in relaxing and lulling you to sleep. No, that would be blissful, but not the kind in which I am referring. The kind I am talking about is the one … Continue reading God of my tomorrow
There is a quote that says, 'Man proposes, God disposes.' Reflecting on God's goodness in this past week, I am reminded of this truth. We make plans- we have a lot of plans. We tell God our plan, and we even tell Him how to make it happen, BUT ultimately - if we allow Him … Continue reading Proverbs 16:9
I enjoy a good love story. My favorite part is the pursuit, the twisting turning keep you guessing scenes where the main characters are searching for each other not really knowing what they are seeking until the final moments when their eyes meet and everything comes together poetically. At that point, my eyes start to … Continue reading God’s pursuit
Matthew 6:10 Thy kingdom come, thy will be done. Luke 11:2 And he said unto them, When ye pray, say, Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth. Matthew 26:42 He went away again the second time, and prayed, saying, … Continue reading When ‘thy will be done,’ hurts.
A little over 6 years ago, I found myself sitting on my boyfriend's couch opening a gift he had presented to me. The gift was placed in a bag and hidden in a tiny green box. As I opened the box,my eyes beheld a stunning princess cut diamond perfectly mounted on a beautifully simple band, … Continue reading What a memory taught me about words