Faith, Hope, marriage, Pain and suffering, promises, remarriage, Surviving Adultery and Divorce, Waiting

The Life I Never Wanted

I am living a life I never wanted, and I am so glad God gives us what we need and not what we want.

Dating, Faith, Hope, promises, Waiting

Waiting for My Boaz

February means Valentine’s Day. A day to celebrate love, that special someone who cares for you like no other. A day to remember how blessed you are to have one who knows you—the good, the bad, and the ugly—and loves you anyway. An opportunity to celebrate that there’s one person out there who has chosen… Continue reading Waiting for My Boaz

Dating, Grace, temptation, Waiting

Why I Choose Purity

I recently watched a video clip from The View, a women’s talk show. The hosts were discussing a newly married couple who posted a picture of her virginity certificate on the day of their wedding. The bride had made a promise to her father that she would remain pure, saving herself for marriage. And, on… Continue reading Why I Choose Purity

Faith, promises, Spiritual Growth, Waiting

From Miracles to Manna

These last few years have been an amazing journey with God! I have seen his hand move, enjoyed unbelievable intimacy with my Savior. I have heard amazing promises, seen my faith grow in ways I never dreamed possible. What a joy to know his voice, to hear his sweet whispers each and every day! I… Continue reading From Miracles to Manna

consecrate, Faith, Hope, promises, Waiting

Promises, Promises

Joshua told the people, “Consecrate yourselves, because the Lord will do wonders among you tomorrow.” Joshua 3:5 2014 started with God impressing this scripture upon my heart. I entered the year with eager anticipation of what God would do this year. My heart was full of expectation. I was constantly reminded of God’s faithfulness, knowing… Continue reading Promises, Promises

Bible Gateway, promises, Surviving Adultery and Divorce, temptation, Waiting

Forbidden Fruit

I remember when my husband first confessed to me that he had an attraction to another woman. I responded, “Temptation is not a problem. It’s what you do with that temptation.” At that time, we sought counseling. I allowed him to talk about his feelings openly, acting as a counselor to him myself. I did… Continue reading Forbidden Fruit

cancer, consecrate, Faith, Hope, promises, Waiting

Expect the Unexpected

I started 2014 with such joy and excitement. There was an amazing anticipation that this year was going to be incredible! God very clearly gave me Joshua 3:5 as my verse for the year: Then Joshua told the people, “Purify yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do great wonders among you.” God clearly gave me… Continue reading Expect the Unexpected

consecrate, Dating, Faith, promises, Waiting

Looking for Mr. Right

Abraham was now a very old man, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. One day Abraham said to his oldest servant, the man in charge of his household, “…Swear by the Lord, the God of heaven and earth, that you will not allow my son to marry one of these local Canaanite… Continue reading Looking for Mr. Right

Faith, promises, Waiting

Around and Around I Go

Now the gates of Jericho were securely barred because of the Israelites. No one went out and no one came in. Then the Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have delivered Jericho into your hands, along with its king and its fighting men. March around the city once with all the armed men. Do this… Continue reading Around and Around I Go