Time to Detox . . .


Walking in forgiveness – constantly, when we do not ‘feel’ like it – opens up our bodies to detox from the poison we have fed it – bitterness, resentment, hate, judgment, etc.

Wisdom for this Journey


40 Days of Change ~ Change List 2018 #1 be present #2 remain standing #3 pray for wisdom in all things Ephesians 1:17 – 19 “(For I always pray to) the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, that He may grant you a spirit of wisdom and revelation (of insight into…

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…

Feeling Stuck???


Sharing a refresher on how to get unstuck when we feel low about ourselves or we begin to believe lies that the enemy of our mind tells us…. Hope these encourage you today! Steps for Creating a high level of self esteem 1 – look at yourself in the mirror and really see who you…

Challenges . . . Growth or Destruction


Challenges create opportunities for growth not destruction. At times I believe we wait on the sidelines for something dramatic or should I say drastic to transpire in our lives before we take action. It could be a divorce, an illness, loss of a job, or traumatic event that brings us to our knees. No, I…

A Gift for You!


God’s love is patient and kind . . . God’s love is untainted. He freely gives and provides ‘untainted love’ to those willing to accept. untainted – stainless; free from blemishes; free from evil or corruption (undefiled, unstained, clean, innocent, pure, {pure as the snow}) If His love for you is untainted than should there…

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…

Power over Rejection . . .


The Power We Have Over Rejection We all have felt rejection at some point in our lives and if not well we are not being very truthful now are we? Rejection is that feeling we get when we are faced with a prospect of promise or chance of hope, but then out of nowhere an…

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…

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?

Heart of Worship


The Vine Brake 5’s Devotional Heart of Worship by Shelley Roth We were created by Love for the purpose to love. It is so very simple but easily forgotten, when we are caught up in our own lives. The one thing the Lord desires is that we would love Him with all of our heart.[1]…

What doesn’t kill me . . . makes me?


Relationships come and go . . . We’ve heard this said so many times and there is truth in it.  However, how many of those relationships were ended because our flesh was offended in a way that brought in a wall of unforgiveness? Being a human is tough enough, being a woman seems to be…

What is Normal?


“When we get to a place where His love consumes us, His light guides us, His truth speaks from us . . . authority and unity will become our normalcy.” ~ Jennifer Goodson © 2014 ~ A small nugget of wisdom for the week ~ Keep smilin’ ~ jenn All Brake 5 Blogs and written…

BE Yourself!


“Love and Faith, two of God’s greatest gifts to us, the strongest elements of Truth that will vanquish any lie, cast away any fear, and set anyone FREE.” ~ Jennifer Goodson ’12

You Must Know . . .


You Must Know . . . Your destiny is greater than your current mistakes, present chaotic mess, or habitual sin.  God’s love reaches down into the deepest part of your heart and pulls out the jewel of a person He has created you to be.  When a person doesn’t believe they are worthy of love they…