Beauty of holiness.

There is so much beautyin being apart from this world.Often times we don't seebeauty and holiness connectedin our popular culture.But I will say, I would ratherpossess a beauty way beyondwhat the eye can see.It's a beauty of holinessthat resides in the soul.And only this beauty cantruly bring us radiance. -a.inspired by enduring word.

Destroy every idol.

Jesus, I'm tired.I'm tired of letting my heartidolize the lesser things.It creates this unsettling feelingof insecurity and discontent.Forgive me, for I know You deserve the worship.Help my soul be so in love with Youthat my mind and heart naturallyignores the noise of this world.That all my heart desires is You.And destroy every idol becauseall I… Continue reading Destroy every idol.

In You alone.

When my mind is overwhelmedI know there is stillness in You.When my heart is being emptied bythe insecurities and lies of the enemy,You fill me with waters of new lifethat pumps into my body.When my soul just wants to hide away,You go into the deep to be with me.You settle me.Even in the valley,even in… Continue reading In You alone.

True stillness.

True peace is a rest in your soulknowing you can put your trust in the Lord,despite of what's going on around you.This peace doesn't change even if your circumstances do.It's a rest in your soul that fights off fear and anxiety.It's a rest that the devil is afraid of.It's a rest that keeps you still… Continue reading True stillness.

Girded with truth.

Lies.That's how the enemy gets to us.Making us think that God doesn'treally mean what He says.Making us think that the God of truthdoesn't really keep His promises.The enemy wants to deceive us.Maybe it's making us thinkwe are too far gone,that we are not lovable,that we will always be stuck in this mud.Making us think that… Continue reading Girded with truth.

Lord, may I love You.

Lord, may my love for You be so evident in my lifethat it scares the enemy away.May it effect every soulthat crosses my path.May I walk and talkonly in Your love.May it be the onlytalk my home hears.May every part of myheart, soul, mind and strength truly worship You.But may I never assumethat my love… Continue reading Lord, may I love You.

A billion loves do not even compare.

Jesus, all I want is You.To abide in You.To be in love with You.Even a billion loves do notcompare to the one You offer. This Love puts a new song in my heart.This Love hears my every tear.This Love loves me too much to leave me as I am.My heart cannot fathom its depthbecause even… Continue reading A billion loves do not even compare.

We’ve built barriers.

We've built barriersbetween our hearts and You.You knock for usto let You in.You want to burn downthe walls of our sin and errors.You want to correctthe parts of our heartsthat need to be corrected.And You come with a gift of Your love.But sometimes when we do allow You in,we allow You to residejust as a… Continue reading We’ve built barriers.

Always our Hope.

This laughter has a weary smile.This heart of joy has its pieces to pick back up.These friendly eyes have streams to dry.Because even if this soul is as bright as the sun,the Son needs to light its way even still.So no matter the conditions of our lives,Jesus will always need to be our hope. No… Continue reading Always our Hope.

Eloquence.

A prayer for words of life, wisdom and eloquence. Lord,May every word of minebe a well of water,a pouring of sweet honey,a planting of seeds of faith.May it be life to the ears that hear it,bringing forth both wisdom and joy.With eloquence and grace,and full of fruit.May it have depth like deep waters,and pleasantness like… Continue reading Eloquence.