In the book 'The Circle Maker', Mark Batterson speaks of the life of a carob tree, stating that we must have a carob tree mentality when praying, praying long and praying hard. I did a bit of research on the carob tree, as I was intrigued by this. The carob tree takes years to start… Continue reading Carob Tree Mentality
Don't give up. Be persistent in prayer; pray without ceasing! "...praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, being watchful to this end with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints" (Eph. 6:28). Pray through and never give up. I feel God reminded me of this through His little creature, the praying mantis, who has been… Continue reading The Praying Mantis and a Parking Sign
It's been a while since I've put my ponders to pen, and a lot more thoughts have been swarming around in my head since my last post. I've penned a total of 5 posts in the year 2015, a year that has proven to bring about major life changes in my family. It's just part… Continue reading Trust Without Borders
"Some time later the brook dried up because there had been no rain in the land." (1 Kings 17:7)If you look closely, you can see a shimmer of light in the center of this photo. This shimmer is the reflection of light off of a little creek, or brook, behind our hotel room where we… Continue reading Wait!