Heart-heavy morning

I felt lead to re-blog this post from the past as there are women all around me hurting today. Straining marriages, addiction, the pain of watching children make decisions that my bring on unfavorable consequences, a mother and unborn child in distress, a sister whose health is a constant battle that looms from day to day…the reasons for our hurt are so numerous and sometimes seem that they are too much to bear. Sisters, I am here to remind you that the Lord hears you! He loves you and will not let you be overtaken by the waters that you pass through today. Let the Lord be your refuge, rest in Him, He is your fortress and rock. He ALONE is your salvation. You will NOT be shaken. (from Psalm 62:1-2)

BLOOM where I am planted

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. A righteous man may have many troubles, but the Lord delivers him from them all; he protects all his bones, not one of them will be broken. 

Psalm 34:18-19

Hope for Hurting Healing Women…..I am heart-heavy for the women around me today. Ladies are hurting: depression, loss of a companion or child, striving for significance, grappling with past failures and choices, past hurts and mistakes, health challenges,a child battling addiction, and fear and uncertainty. The women I speak of are Christian women. Women who know God’s Word and His promises to work for the good of those who love Him. Yet, when deep in these moments they (WE…myself included)have arms outstretched….reaching for Him, but we just can’t seem to grasp His will, His desires and plans for us. These feelings press upon us and rob…

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