Posts tagged with: surrender

A Prayer for Our Father’s Love

A Prayer for Our Father’s Love by Tonia Gutting   Father God, You could have just shrugged, turned away, and started over somewhere else. You could have said ‘I told you so. Serves you right.’ You could have said ‘you...

How to Be Free from Lack, Want, and Need

How We’re Learning By Claudia Duff Where Did I Put That? It is the losses that keep you up at night. I lose things a lot, like every day. I say things like, “I can’t find my hairbrush. Where are...

Father God,

Father God, You could have just shrugged, turned away, and started over somewhere else. You could have said, “I told you so. Serves you right.” You could have said, “You wouldn’t listen, so figure it out on your own.” You...

The Opposite of Crushing

The Opposite of Crushing   It was powerful. It was raw. And it ‘bout knocked me off my chair. Right there in the conference hall, I watched their stories unfold and echo around the chambers of my own weary heart....

How to Follow God’s Directions

How We’re Learning by Claudia Duff When you join the military, even as a dependent, there are a lot of rules along with a steep learning curve, but somehow we get there. It becomes second nature to show an ID...

Surrender What?

Monday Minute with God: What I’m Learning by Muriel Gregory The last conversation I had with my husband was running through my mind. The 8-hour drive in front of me allowed me to process and talk to God. Mainly I was...

Living the Surrendered Life

We have a dog. We have a dog and his name is Chief. He is an adorable 75+ pound chocolate lab who is convinced he is a lapdog. We affectionately call him, “the brown puppy” although he is 5 years...

Reach For More of God This Year

  I turn the page, calendar blank as a new year begins. A new year filled with days yet to be lived, time waiting for the light of eternity to meet the moment. What will be? How will I live? What will...