The PEACE that surpasses all understanding.
Tranquility and complete calmness.
Unless you seek with all your heart to seize that rare and invaluable treasure, it's likely you will not find it happenstance. Peace almost doesn't exist in our world.
These are the reasons for searching out the still, small voice. To restore the balance that the noise of this world has so ruthlessly remodeled. To bring back a piece of the original design.
Last month's toll on my health legitimately forced me to consider the importance of self-care (and I'm not talking about weekly pedicures here!).
God impressed on me that REST was an issue that required my immediate attention (see Healthy and Whole January 27, 2018). As I continued pressing in for guidance regarding my personal healthcare, revelation began to manifest about the condition of my soul. This story was new and unexpected. Virgin territory.
It was an eye opening and chain-breaking experience. The truth CAN set you...
I am just getting over a flu-like illness: fever, sore throat, coughing and congestion, severe laryngitis, for the second time this month!
No, it's not the devil trying to shut my mouth (although he would revel in that!). It's a result of my lack of responsibility for my own health!
The past several months I have been surging ahead nonstop. Writing, editing, website development, podcasts, webinar attendance, marketing strategies....you name it. Not to mention my usual family duties and business obligations. The list is exhausting when I do stop to actually think about it. Combined with late nights and numerous early morning wake up calls (3am???).....the pace caught up with me.
After attending the funeral of my best friend's brother last week, I succumbed to the mother of all sore throats. Almost immediately, my voice was nonexistent. Twelve hours prior I was praying over Bella, confirming God's loving presence in her life. "You...