Category Archives: HOPE

Breaking my heart for what breaks His…

I asked Him to break my heart for what breaks His and… told Him that everything I am was for His kingdom’s cause… Then my heart started breaking and the pain was so excruciating that I could hardly stand… I wanted … Continue reading

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for you who have been Codependent

Sometimes the mountain climbing is solitary.  The path is narrow, rocky, precarious, lonely… Sometimes it is a wide open prairie and many can walk along together, some boosting others up on their shoulders, stopping and waiting for the slow ones … Continue reading

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Knowing God

Ministry (as I knew it) has pretty much come to a standstill for me at this point.  There may be an opportunity for me to go do touchup on the mural at the children’s hospital that we have been working … Continue reading

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What is the most important thing?

And what is the most important thing? Though I speak with the tongues of angels, if I do not have love I am nothing…when I was a child I spoke as a child but now I am a man and … Continue reading

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Refining fire

For those who don’t know (although our home is still in Texas) Mr. Joe and I have been in Colorado Springs, CO for the last 3 months. There has been a fire here in Colorado Springs and it has been … Continue reading

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Goodbye, for me, is always hard to Say!

I’m not very good at goodbyes and as a general rule I try to avoid them.  I don’t mean to but it just seems to happen that way.  Sometimes I wonder what it would be like if I did not … Continue reading

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Serenity 101

Here is a newly edited version of one of my very first posts…it did not receive a lot of exposure because when I first started this blog, I was very private about it.  I really think that it may be … Continue reading

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