Category Archives: Hard Places

So …You Don’t Experience Joy 24/7 …

I thought about how I
tend to feel some guilt when my joy is not just bubbling up and replacing the pain. You know…the times when it can even be a struggle to smile because your heart aches so. I usually manage, but underneath I hurt. Continue reading

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Letting Go of the “Why” …

Because I have seen His faithfulness, I can trust Him with the unanswered questions a little more quickly. Continue reading

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A Life That Makes a Difference For The Generations…

In Priscilla’s YouTube video, Releasing Your Grasp #1 she talks about how we often wish we had a testimony…especially when we watch other people who have a story and who have a deep trust in God. We wish we could … Continue reading

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Sometime Later, The Brook (That God Provided) Dried Up…

God provided a brook for Elijah during a dry and thirsty time.  But the Bible says, “Sometime later…the brook dried up.” Do you feel like your brook has dried up?  Perhaps your emotions are dried up, your prayers feel dried … Continue reading

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The Truth Is…

 John 8:31-32 (NIV) 31  To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. 32  Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” The Truth … Continue reading

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That Which Rocks Us…Will Always Rock the World Around Us…We Choose!

Philippians 1:6b (NIV) 6  … being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. 9 This is my prayer that your love may abound more … Continue reading

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Two Thanksgivings: God Is Ever At Work On Our Behalf…Yours and Mine!

Psalm 34:18 (NIV) 18  The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.  As a fairly new grandmother, I was named “Manna” by my oldest granddaughter who (two years ago at the time I … Continue reading

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