Destiny, Dreams, Encouragement, Faith, God-sized Dreams, Heart Strings, Who Am I

The Masterpiece of You

10 For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. I lay my head down on the desk and I weep. I am listening to a song by Stephen Curtis Chapman I have never heard before. The lyrics touch… Continue reading The Masterpiece of You

Forgiveness, Identity, In Christ, Journey To and Through the Cross, Out of the Heart, Renewing the Mind, The Wall Around Your Heart

My Journey ~Emotional Moats and Heart Struggle

Jesus answered her, “If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water.” John 4:10 NIV The Struggle I struggle with words sometimes in prayer.  I have emotional moats with alligators that snap when the… Continue reading My Journey ~Emotional Moats and Heart Struggle

Faith, Fighting the Good Fight, Forgiveness, Healing, Letters From the Heart, Silence

Help Me I’m Bent

45 Thus says the Lord to His anointed....2 I will go before you and level the mountains [to make the crooked places straight]; I will break in pieces the doors of bronze and cut asunder the bars of iron.  3 And I will give you the treasures of darkness and hidden riches of secret places, that you may… Continue reading Help Me I’m Bent

Facing Fear, Renewing the Mind

Answering the Wolf at the Door

A while ago I wrote this post Dear Chihuahua of Fear. Please read it and then come back here to finish the story. Let me just be Melinda with you since I can't be Frank.  (That's not my name.)  Lately, the Chihuahua has been a raging lunatic growing daily in unbelievable proportions.  He now looks… Continue reading Answering the Wolf at the Door

Courage, Heart Strings, Love of God

Agapetos: One Who is Unconditionally Loved

Shaking Beloved is translated into agapetos in the Greek.  It stands for one who is loved unconditionally. When I think about the fact that God loves me unconditionally and calls me His beloved, I remember the last few years and the shaking of everything in my life. I don't think that I could explain the… Continue reading Agapetos: One Who is Unconditionally Loved