Posts tagged with: courage

Mighty Servants

  I am a much better blabber than blogger, but when I was asked if I was interested in writing a guest blog for Planting Roots I absolutely had to say yes! You see, I had just asked the Lord,...

Killin’ It

Killin’ It   I am a military wife. I am a homeschooling, box-packin’ (and un-packin’), commissary rockin’, chapel lovin’, sisterhood sharin’, Bible breathin’, hands lifted worshipin’, and God-fearin’ woman. I could go on and on, but I am running out...

Two Ways to Thrive

What am I going to do? I ask myself this question about this same time every year. It’s the middle of summer. Activities have slowed down a bit, we have had more family time, the church schedule is a bit...

Holy Courage

Holy Courage Well…now I know. In my life, what I give permission to can be the very thing that holds me captive. Recently, a person I trusted and cared for said and did some things that deeply wounded my heart....

“Women Can’t Fight” – His Manifesto and My Legacy

Former Senator James Webb published an article, “Women Can’t Fight,” on Nov. 1, 1979 in the Washingtonian magazine. At that time, the first classes integrated with females were just six months from graduation at the U.S. Military Academy (West Point),...

Taking Courage

Taking Courage Wait upon the Lord. No. Not yet. Be still and know that I am God (Psalm 46:10). These gentle whispers from the Lover of my soul have never swallowed easy. Not sure they ever will. It’s just not in...

Where Strength Comes From

Where Strength Comes From   Grace. Such a powerful word, really. Defined as the “free and unmerited favor of God,” it is a gift that is freely applied to each moment, each day, every day of the believer’s life. My...

Breaking Out of Ordinary

Monday Minute with God: What I’m Learning by Kori Yates   When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with...

When You’re Waiting on God’s Timing

 Monday Minute With God: What I’m Learning by Jennifer Wake   In fall and spring many military families are awaiting orders to PCS. Our family usually gets orders about 60 days before we move.   Working well under pressure, I don’t mind...

All In with Monday Minute with God

My legacy. We all long deep within our soul to be remembered for good or even great things after we leave the planet. From famous missionaries to biblical patriarchs, we tell of their deeds and accomplishments. We remember those who...