The Comparison Struggle

Comparison is something that has plagued humanity since before the world began.  The lie that we must compare ourselves to others in order to feel significant is from Satan himself and not God.  God created every person on this planet different for a reason.  We’re unique and those imperfections are what make us beautiful.  It’s in ourContinue reading “The Comparison Struggle”

My Testimony

“Never forget as you step forward with your life that you are a trailblazer.  Someone is watching.  It’s the walking in front of.  It’s the standing beside. It’s the trudging behind.  We do this because we aren’t alone in it.  Even if you don’t see others watching or standing or following, they are there.  Women, young men, old men- all sortsContinue reading “My Testimony”

The Beauty of Going Full Circle

Hold me while You’re healing me.  Just like you did for Habakkuk and the people of Israel.  They were exhausted and worn out from all the waiting and wondering, just like I’ve been for the last twenty years.  Some days everything in this life feels like it’s all too much for me and You useContinue reading “The Beauty of Going Full Circle”

He Is a God of Restoration

God is always making things new (even through destruction).  From the beginning of Genesis to the end of Revelation God uses people.  Ordinary people such as you and I to carry out His will on Earth.  I know there have been times where I’ve forgotten, in a sense, that the people God used were just like us.  Flawed by humanContinue reading “He Is a God of Restoration”

Insecurity To Contentment

And let patient endurance finish its work, so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. James 1:4 ESV Around the middle school age, I can remember becoming very insecure about being in a wheelchair.  I didn’t like how even people who knew me, or just plain strangers out in public would stare at me.  ItContinue reading “Insecurity To Contentment”