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Posts Tagged: Psalm 85:8

Finding Courage for Facing COVID-19

  How are you faring, my friend? How has COVID-19 affected your life?   I’m hunkered down in my boat-home, grateful for this out-of-the-way shelter. I’m even more grateful for the peace that comes from knowing this pandemic was no surprise to God. He didn’t wake up one morning and wring His hands in despair,… [ read more ]

3 Promises of Peace When Your Story has a Difficult Plot

Everyone has a story, right? When I speak at women’s retreats and conferences, I hear many. Some stories draw laughter. Some leave me speechless, in awe of how God reveals Himself to those who seek Him. How He provides for those who ask. How He grants wisdom to those who lack. Sometimes those stories break… [ read more ]

When Comfortable Routines Fall Apart

When Comfortable Routine Falls Apart   “I listen carefully to what God the LORD is saying for he speaks peace to his faithful people.” -Psalm 85:8 NLT   I value routine. Our recent move has shown me how much I rely on it—and how much I miss it when it’s gone.   For instance, for… [ read more ]

Hearing Little Voices

Do you ever hear little voices in your head? I’m serious. Do you? Or am I the only one who daily wrestles with voices that vie for my attention? They start the moment I wake up: “Get up and go to the gym. You’ll feel so good afterwards.” “The gym? It can wait. You need… [ read more ]