Holy Spirit Living . . .


You know, if anyone would have told me years ago what I would have to go through to be where I am today I would have probably slapped them. “Nope. Not me, not going to happen. I’m going to do things this way. I’m going to live this way. I’ll make sure my children do…

He knew you before all this . . .


More than 2,000 years ago someone was thinking of me, fighting for my life, fighting for my bloodline. Fighting for my health, my finances . . . fighting for my destiny.  Christ thought of me even then – before my heartbeat sounded, before my flesh began, before the atmosphere of this world would break with…

Are the ‘WHAT IF’s’ Holding You Back…


  If our hope – our trust – is in the Lord, then what are we waiting for? Why do we allow the “what if’s” to defeat us before we give our “I’m going to trust in you, Lord” a chance to birth life! How long are we going to hold back? Must we continue…

Stress vs. Presence


It seems as of late more bad than good days have rolled in the front door and I can’t seem to get the back door opened fast enough. BUT as they say, ‘life happens’ and the marathon continues. Most days nothing that was planned was done and the things that were done were things that…

Live Dangerously … I DARE YOU!


  Live Dangerously ~ Expecting always for God to turn things around for His way not ours . . . Letting go, trusting Him in all things . . . Walking in obedience and full of faith . . . as an arrow flies may our spirits soar and hit the mark! In living dangerously…

Peace in the midst of chaos


How???   Everyone is so quick to give us a cliché of terms quoted from the Good Book.  Most of us know it’s true and order our lives after God’s leading trusting in Him in all things.  However, those who do not walk in that foundation of trust tend to be skeptic of God’s peace…

Life Happens & It Stinks!


Life Happens & It Stinks ~ April 2016 Issue You know, if anyone would have told me years ago what I would have to go through to be where I am today I would have probably slapped them. “Nope. Not me, not going to happen. I’m going to do things this way. I’m going to…

He knew even before


“More than 2,000 years ago someone was thinking of me, fighting for my life, fighting for my bloodline. Fighting for my health, my finances . . . fighting for my destiny. Christ thought of me even then – before my heartbeat sounded, before my flesh began, before the atmosphere of this world would break with…

Our Aspirations . . .


Good Morning Ladies! As we devote our time with our Heavenly Father this week I want to encourage you to seek Him first in all that you have set before you. You know, sometimes our aspirations can be self made causing us to stress and become easily frustrated. It is in seeking Him that we…

Praying for YOU!


Today’s Prayer Father, in whatever that is set before us to do in these coming days help us to lean on You and let You empower us to be successful. For in You we find our strength and through You we can do all things. Help us to grasp the importance of seeking Your guidance…

Obedience Brings Joy


As our Sunday evening comes to a close I want to leave each of you with some encouraging words for your week ahead. Last Friday, I had the opportunity arise to be obedient in a divine appointment. God’s timing was perfect but His set up for this DA to take place began on Wednesday. He…

No More Good Intentions


“It’s that simple and I’m no longer making New Year resolutions with such grand good intentions that I know I can never keep.”

Living Dangerously


How many reasons will give yourself for not stepping out, for not conquering your fears? How many excuses will you give God for not believing, not taking action as a weapon in this spiritual battle we daily fight?

Building A Shield Around Your Marriage


Do not . . . do not allow the enemy to come in to steal and destroy the destiny that has been spoken over your marriage. Especially, couples that strongly believe that their marriage is called of God that it was not something by chance. Even just a moment of doubt can bring an avalanche…

Are We Sleepwalking? (Part 1)


Are We Sleepwalking?  PART ONE As a dream which seems real . . . Everything that was done that day, thoughts, words said you can’t remember . . . It is almost like driving to a familiar destination and after you’ve arrived, you can’t remember the drive there.  Sometimes it may feel like we are…

Deep Roots


Fear makes people to do some strange things … unthinkable things causing cycles of sin that are so deep rooted that only the love of God expressed can bring repentance, forgiveness, and freedom. Show some love today and see if you’re not used as God’s vessel for someone’s freedom. All Brake 5 Blogs and written…