Flying Lessons

“…Like an eagle that stirs up its nest, That hovers over its young, He spread His wings and caught them, He carried them on His pinions. Deuteronomy 32:11 (NASB)

Only our heavenly Papa can have conversations that would sound like a rebuke from anyone else, but when He whispers them, we sense His great love! The conversation may approach like roaring thunder, shattering our paradigms or it may sail in like a gentle breeze revealing our need for a changed perception, but

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To You Belongs Silence

To You belongs silence…and praise is due and fitting to You, O God… Psalm 65:1 (Amplified)

I love the pre-dawn hours when Papa nudges me in the still darkness, waking me, when a hushed reverent silence blankets my room! Long before the alarm goes off and prior to the dog barking or the blow dryer whirring-there is a place of holy silence-God is there. And as the drowsiness that had just consumed me begins to lightly fade; He calls to me and bids me to come! My heart leaps with

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Restoration and Reflection

And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into His likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit. 2 Corinthians 3:18 (NIV)

I saw a billboard that was mangled from a devastating storm. I shook my head in amazement at the destruction that was evident and I thanked God once again that our home was spared. As I continued on my way Papa began to speak to my heart. He reminded me that people’s lives were a little bit

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Simple Trust (Part Two)

As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:9 (NIV)

A couple of weeks ago I shared how my bad day found me at the park, where there was nothing to lift my discouraged heart but a dog chasing a rubber ball. I felt like that dog was living my life as she chased the ball for what I thought was no good reason. Finally the Lord opened my heart to how my lack of

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