Philippians 4:6. The verse really popped as I read it while sifting through Instagram stories. Surprisingly, God still uses a time-suck like Instagram to call me back to Himself. He really is extremely gracious. The Insta Story read: “Do not be anxious about anything. Keyword: ANYTHING.” Guhhhhhhhh. Yesssss….but howwww… Don’t be worried about anything? If … More “Do not be anxious about anything. Keyword: anything.”
No Other Name – an Ottawa-wide conference that takes place on Good Friday every year, where hundreds of youth from all over the city gather to encounter God, and to understand what Christ accomplished on the cross. As the worship team, we had been practicing a solid set list since December. Lots of work and … More When Doubts Drag You Down.
“I have learned to kiss the wave that throws me against the Rock of Ages.” -Charles Spurgeon If there’s one thing I’m sure of, it’s that God is teaching gratitude in adversity, and teaching me how to rest assured in His presence. He’s at work in all of us, refining and redeeming our living, because … More Ever Present.
“Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you! 16 See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me.” Isaiah 49:15-16 My husband’s been gone for 12 days. To those who are … More Never Forgotten.
“16 Do you not know that if you present yourselves to anyone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?” Romans 6:16 A couple weeks ago I did this post on Facebook and Instagram about wanting to have better … More Powerless.
“The requirement for true intimacy is chunks of unhurried time.” – John Ortberg Somehow time is just flying by, much like grains of sand slipping through my fingers. There isn’t enough time in the world. I have a full week of activities, every week, and a future full of events I need to book into my life. And … More Unhurried Time
December 31, 2016, at a kitchen table in Orangeville… My husband and I resolved to be more intentional about our relationship with God. So we committed ourselves to the ludicrous idea of waking up at 5:30AM during the weekdays, with the intention of setting aside our mornings to be in God’s word and in prayer. … More A Humbling 2017