Posts tagged with: Hope

How I love Jesus

***It is with great joy that I welcome a very special young lady, Rhema Russell, to the Worship Wednesday table today. She is 14 years old. When she was 2, she was diagnosed with autism, apraxia, and a rare and...

Rhema…Spoken Word

***The following is the first of a two-part story. Every syllable is raw, full of grace, and the wondrous power and faithfulness of God…who hears and sees us wherever we are. It is written by my dear friend, Jeneil Russel....

Praying Over Children

Praying ‘Every Giant Will Fall’ with Rend Collective this week: I can see the Promised Land Though there’s pain within the plan There is victory in the end Your love is my battle cry From their first breath, our children’s...

Truth in the Midst of the Mess

***It is with great delight that I welcome my dear friend, Margaret Franklin, back to the Worship Wednesday table today. To be honest, I am pretty sure she has one of the most gentle and authentic hearts for Jesus I...

Courage Even when I don’t Feel Brave

Courage (Even when I don’t feel brave)   So, the last of the boxes have been carted away. Everything has found a space to reside…more or less. The curtains are hung. The pictures are thoughtfully placed. Memories of all the...

Do It Again

***Today for Worship Wednesday I welcome Kayla Atkins, Worship Coordinator for Planting Roots, back to continue her story…from tragedy to triumph. Thank you, Kayla, for bringing your heart and testimony to the table. (If you missed Kayla’s original post, you...

Left Behind: the Other Side of Moving Season

***It is with great pleasure that I welcome my dear friend, Margaret Franklin, back to our Worship Wednesday table. I just love this woman’s heart – for the Body of Christ and for the Lord. I know you will be...

Not Afraid…Not Anymore

Not Afraid…Not Anymore   Oh yeah, I know what fear feels like. I know what it sounds like, too. I have heard the lies that reverberate around the walls of my chest and threaten to weaken my resolve and melt...

Remembering God’s Word

Remembering   I have been a Christian now for over 25 years. I have craved and devoured the Word like it was literally food and water. I have dedicated my life, my marriage, my family, and my home to serving...

From Hosanna to Hallelujah!

***Today, for Worship Wednesday, please welcome my dear friend, Margaret Franklin, to the table. Her heart for the Lord and for her family is so very beautiful to me and anyone who has the privilege of knowing and doing life...