To accompany our theme, Take Refuge, we want to provide a list of worship songs to lead us into the place of leaning into the Father. He is our shelter, our comfort, and our peace. You can use these … Read the rest
Excerpt from Be You, Beloved by Miranda Trudeau, Chapter 1: What they said
As children, our view of who we are is shaped by what those around us say. Those influential adults who’ve spoken about life, those mean kids at … Read the rest
“I lie awake each night thinking of you and reflecting on how you help me like a father. I sing through the night under your splendor-shadow, offering up to you my songs of delight and joy!”
Psalm 63:6-7 TPT
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Oh how my heart breaks a little,… Read the rest
Each time I see you cry.
With your eyes full of tears,
And your heart in despair,
Remember this -
I will always care.
Come to me with your thoughts and feelings,
Have you ever found yourself in a place of pure bitterness, a place where you’ve been convinced that life will never be sweet again?
I really don’t want bitter to be an adjective that describes me. I don’t want to … Read the rest
With big families come big trials. Growing up, it seemed that every day we had a problem, mostly with our finances. Whether it was the rent due, the car’s broken windshield wipers, or lacking our next day’s breakfast, we were … Read the rest
It was early fall. You know, that time when the weather has just started to turn, but it’s like a well kept secret for those of us who wake up before the sun. By the time the rest of the … Read the rest
Why is it so hard to trust? Just thinking about trusting someone with one of my important tasks or anything I hold dear to my heart gives me anxiety. Why is it so hard to let people in? Maybe you’re … Read the rest
“Commit your works to the Lord, And your thoughts will be established.” Proverbs 16:3 NKJV
Holding back is a phrase I could use to describe me. There are certain areas of my life where I hold back. I don’t allow … Read the rest
It was like a blow to the chest,… Read the rest
Knocking the wind from my lungs,
That moment I realized…
I was still in the place where you hurt me.
Time has past,
You are now gone,
But the echoes remain.