Prophetic Word: Trusting the Process

For the last four to six weeks, I’ve closely watched the construction of a water tower in a neighborhood I drive through every morning. I watched the men erect the concrete cylinder, seal it and work on the tank that would become the top of the tower. However, the freshly painted tank didn’t start out on top of the construction. It started at the base. The white tank used to surround the base of … [Read more...]

Is Your Soul at Peace?

Yesterday, I was driving to the store after church, and I drove past a church whose billboard read, “Is it well with your soul?” The question stirred my spirit and figuratively stopped me in my tracks because we always hear people in church say, “It is well with soul,” but we rarely hear them raise the question. This is profound to me because many people want to know how to hear from God, and … [Read more...]

Your “Pancake” Isn’t Ready Yet: Waiting on God

In my ministerial experience, I find that many people struggle with hearing from God. Many people feel like God is absent or silent about what’s going on in their life. This couldn’t be farther from the truth. God speaks all of the time. However, are we paying attention? God taught me a lesson this morning through a very mundane motherly task. My children woke me up bright and early this … [Read more...]