Not long ago I started volunteering on Friday nights at our church. I was not sure what would be involved. I was not sure why I needed to do it, but God was pulling me into it. So I decided instead of ignoring the call from Him like I had been doing so often, I… Continue reading Give To Others
We are still working our way through the book FerVent by Priscilla Shirer. We tackled Strategy Six yesterday. When you allow God to work in your life, and you listen to Him, you really see where you are struggling. It isn't because He is condemning you, it is because He is helping correct and guide.… Continue reading Don’t Live In Fear
I can't even get into what went on today. I'm just going to meditate on theses: May you find peace at the end of your day. I'm thankful that I'm able to openly praise, meditate, worship and share my love of Christ.
I have a confession to make. I have been misearable for almost a month now. I had my surgery on January 30th and a second one to hep fix the pain on February 6th. Stents were put in both ureters and I have been miserable since that time. I am not a person who likes… Continue reading I’m Miserable and I’m Whining
Kim put this as her status today: Attention all prayer warriors, friends and family, it is a Big Week for the Ricker Family! Tomorrow morning Brison will have another MRI. Please stand in belief with us for a miracle and pray with expectancy that he is healed completely and his tumor is gone! Preston started… Continue reading Power of Prayer – Ricker Family Update
I tend to share a lot of what goes on in our personal life here. I can't help it. This is who I am. I am really starting to love the person who I was created to be. Part of that person, shares and is open and real. In Bible study we are reading the… Continue reading Struggle Is Real
Life is not about taking the easy, perfectly manicured and wide path. Life is about going against the worldly grain, taking the narrow unkept path and following Christ and His example. I really didn't understand that until I was much older. I don't think I really understood that until I was in my upper 30's… Continue reading Which Path Are You On?
I have been very blessed in my life. I have walked away from religion. I have rebelled against life. I have hurt myself, family, friends and probably strangers. I have also come back to Christianity. I have come to build a relationship with Christ, God and the Holy Spirit. During the time I walked away… Continue reading Some Times You Just Need to Sing and Praise
Do you ever feel as if you know you are supposed to be doing something but you are just not sure what it is. I have been on brain overload lately. Lots of praying, lots of thoughts, lots of questions and lots of starring at the ceiling. I am not sure what is about to… Continue reading Hear Your Calling