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MONDAY MUSINGS

Trusting God When the Future Feels Uncertain

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.” Jeremiah… Continue reading Trusting God When the Future Feels Uncertain

MONDAY MUSINGS

The Many Shades of Grief

Last Thursday would have been my mom's birthday.  Each year since her death when I flip the calendar to October, my eyes gravitate to her day. My heart is a prisoner to grief's tightening grip all over again. It's been six years. When does this get easier? There is no timeline for grief. People are… Continue reading The Many Shades of Grief

MONDAY MUSINGS

When We Doubt God’s Perfect Will

If we truly trust in the Lord, we cannot also depend upon our own ability to understand everything God is doing.  “Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6 However, most of… Continue reading When We Doubt God’s Perfect Will

MONDAY MUSINGS

When Fear Seems Overwhelming

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 Our family of five gathered for prayer around Kevin, the oldest sibling. After 21 years, it was our last night together under one roof. Kevin was leaving the next… Continue reading When Fear Seems Overwhelming