Just Name It and Claim It

I know the heart behind “name and it claim it.” I believe it’s honorable. I want to be counted in the Hall of Faith alongside Abraham “who believed and it was attributed as righteousness.” But, y’all, the direct words of God spoke the impossible to him and made it happen. I believe that’s happening today because God has chosen and spoken to specific individuals that what He has said will ultimately fulfill His purpose for them and give Him glory in this world. However, just because it’s what I want doesn’t mean I’ll get it. My not getting may actually be what he uses to fulfill His plan for me and get the most glory from.

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Never Lost

I understand what the wise say when they declare the older you get the less you speak. The older you get, the more you realize how little words are actually necessary for much of life. My prayer is that I live in a constant state of trusting the Lord in all affliction.

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How to Memorize Scripture

Do you struggle with scripture memorization? Do you know parts of scripture, but cant quite seem to remember where it’s found in the Bible? Or, are you facing situations that seem to cause sadness or depression? You often wonder, “How can I get these thoughts out my mind?” or “How can I overcome this?” You’re not alone. That’s often me, but here are ways I combat those situations through scripture memorization.

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Though I Don’t Know, I Know

There’s this angst that curls up in my chest anytime I desire to badly know something the Lord has not revealed to me and I fear the result may not be the one I desire. Who will I marry? Will this workout? Will telling the truth make them hate me? How do I know this is the right choice? Are they really my friends? I can’t believe I did that. What do they think of me now? Am I worthy? Will things ever work out? Am I the right person for this? Am I walking down the path you desire? What am I doing with my life?

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