When you’ve had enough . . . .


“When you’ve had enough . . . you’ll know.  How . . . because your desire for inner healing will be stronger than your desire (craving) for that addictive sin, that oh so familiar sin, that one that keeps knocking on your mind’s doorstep, the one that is holding you in bondage.  And that my…

The ‘Tough Mudder’ of Marriage . . .


A word of encouragement to married couples – 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…

Be Anxious for Nothing . . .


“Resting in Him to supply all our needs is an action of tenacious faith, endurance, and trust. Something that is learned over time and well worth the building of character.  Just breathe God’s got you!”  ~ Jennifer Goodson © 2013 All Brake 5 Blogs and written works by Jennifer Goodson © 2008-2013 Copyright.  All Rights Reserved….

A Parent’s Bittersweet Anticipation


As I am anticipating the end of one season and going into the next, my emotions are bittersweet.  I cherish the time I have had with my children during the summer and wish that school and life could be one that is not hindered by current economics.  However, for some we are not as fortunate…

Wait . . . Hope . . . Expect . . .


“Expectation for freedom and healing to the deep core’s of a woman’s mind, body, and spirit. The realization of the true meaning of what God’s love is towards us no matter where we have been, what we have done. God restores the heart and value of a woman by showing her the true depths of…

Ask, Seek, and Knock ~ a formula that produces fruitfulness


As women we must come to a place where our complacent ways of being become irritated to the core causing us – catapulting us – into a new area of activation and creativity. This is how we stay young, vibrant, alive, and everyone including ourselves enjoys being around us. We should not get into the…

The War on Family . . .


A war rages from centuries past, against the value of marriage and family.  This war is in our midst every day, right in front of our eyes . . . In a garden, inhabited by one-man one woman, it began. When the enemy of our souls turned husband and wife against one another with his…

There is Power in the Asking . . .


Ladies of Brake 5, I have asked a long time friend, Joe Miller, to share on the power of prayer.  Joe and his wife Karina, are a living testament of what he shares below.  I encourage you to embrace this message and seek God earnestly and with purpose. Joe Miller is the founder of PrayforPensacola.com….

Take the Steps ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 29/365, Week 5/52


Steps towards Victorious Living . . . “Victorious Living is proven when one can permeate, (to diffuse through or penetrate something), a place with the peace of God.  Every territory that their feet tread the aroma of God’s Peace and Good News lingers in the atmosphere.”   ~ Jennifer Goodson How do you get there…

LIFE or DEATH ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 26/365, Week 4/52


Words Reflect Your Heart Out of your mouth your heart speaks . . . Relationships that keep us from moving forward in productivity may need reevaluation.  It is one thing to support another when they are in and out of struggles.  However, it is another when the person is constantly dwelling in a place of…

God’s Handprint ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 21/365, Week 3/52


God’s handprint ~ day 3/3 of story of healing and discovery The tenacious faith I spoke of earlier was the driving force that opened up my heart to believe that there was healing for my physical pain and sporadic paralysis.  It was a faith that did not quit.  It took discovery of God’s perspective of…

Fear ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 17/365, Week 3/52


Fear “Fear holds one bond to a thought long enough for the heart to be darken to the truth. Belief of a fear can overpower ones trust in the Lord that the sight of hope is lost. Then the origination of that fear is overshadowed, covered up by the lie.”  ~ excerpt from Insightful Reflections…

Surrender ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 13/365, Week 2/52


Surrender I lay myself down at His feet.  I surrender all my hopes, my dreams – I am nothing without Him – He is the giver of all that encompasses my life. I live only to see Your face, to shine for you I live only to see Your hand touch a dying world I…

Shotgun! ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 12/365, Week 2/52


SHOTGUN, I CALL SHOTGUN!!!!! My kids, even today at age 14 and 12, override my 6-year-old by constantly calling ‘SHOTGUN’, every time it’s time to roll.  She does not have a clue what it means or how to be the one who makes the first call. (sigh) The battle is on as soon as I…

Bad day ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 11/365, Week 2/52


Bad day . . . Yes, yesterday was a day not planned the moment my feet hit the floor.  Nothing that was planned got done and the things that got done were things that I wish I would not have had to do.  However, my day did end on a positive note and I was…

Details ~ LIVE TODAY ~ 2013 ~ Day 10/365, Week 2/52


God is in the details! While I was driving my taxi stretch that I make every morning with the kids, I was praying and seeing what God wanted to say to me today.  That is what I got, “I am in the details!” He is in every To Do list, every appointment set on the…