The Mary Challenge Daily #6: Pray Pray and Pray Some More

OK.....I know I know, I'm a day late and a dollar short. But that's OK because this challenge is only a small part of a larger life mission. I don't know about you, but this challenge has really made me realize how agenda focused we can be. We all have our agendas and schedules in … Continue reading The Mary Challenge Daily #6: Pray Pray and Pray Some More

The Mary Challenge Daily #5: Journal Observations

Through this challenge, I have really been convicted about the time that I spend doing unnecessary things when I could be doing things that matter, as well as about how distracted I am by things that have no value. Thinking of these things really led me to cry out to the Father to help me … Continue reading The Mary Challenge Daily #5: Journal Observations

The Mary Challenge Daily #1: Making Jesus The Rock I Build On

Hey Mary!!! The next 10 days are going to be so significant. We are going to lock arms and fight back against the trap of busyness that keeps us standing when we should be seeking the good portion seated at the feet of Jesus. We are going to walk through some busy areas of our … Continue reading The Mary Challenge Daily #1: Making Jesus The Rock I Build On

The Mary Challenge Daily #2, 3, 4: The 3-3-3 Challenge

"Squirl!" is what I might as well be saying every time I am distracted by one thing or another while I am already supposed to be engaged in something else. I might as well have ADD with this short attention span of mine. Before I finish one task I can already be half done with … Continue reading The Mary Challenge Daily #2, 3, 4: The 3-3-3 Challenge

Ask the Teacher

You know, as we age and see the greys popping up like jiffy on the sides of our hair lines. It seems like asking for help might as well be torture. If you're anything like me, in your head you've convinced yourself that you have eight arms and a few extra hours in your day … Continue reading Ask the Teacher

Choice Challenge #10: Making the Choice to Choose

Okay, so I'm still practicing the art of gorging on the word of God. But let me tell you, I didn't realize that my spirit man was not as nourished as I thought it was. We don't realize how many other things we choose to interact with that have nothing to do with Jesus until … Continue reading Choice Challenge #10: Making the Choice to Choose

Choice Challenge #9: Making the Choice to Gorge

Hopefully you have been able to practice putting some firm belief in God's word over the lat few hours. I've learned that, Believing God at His word offers freedom in our everyday lives that can't be captured anywhere else. Even though I usually make a conscious effort to believe what the words of the Father, … Continue reading Choice Challenge #9: Making the Choice to Gorge

Choices Challenge #8: Making the Choice to Believe God

The choice to be great yesterday met me with some additional challenges. Which is really no surprise because as soon as we decide to do something that honors God, the enemy is right there with all the ammo ready to fire adversity, to throw us off track. Seriously, putting some kinks in the cogs. If … Continue reading Choices Challenge #8: Making the Choice to Believe God

Choices Challenge #7: Making the Choice to be Great for Today

Yesterdays challenge is still working itself out in me. It was quite the task to take a good look at ME and honestly tear myself apart to look at the ugly parts that may be hindering me. I am still compiling my list. I just keep praying and going back to the pen. Though this … Continue reading Choices Challenge #7: Making the Choice to be Great for Today

Choices Challenge #5: Making the Choice to Give MORE GRACE

Forgetful, selective memory or absent minded, whatever we want to label it. It seems to show up when we need to extend grace or mercy to someone. I'm not sure if we get amnesia or blank out for a bit, but for some reason, we forget how much grace we've been shown and how much … Continue reading Choices Challenge #5: Making the Choice to Give MORE GRACE