Have you ever noticed that when you are in tune with God, He shows you things you never would have thought about on your own? I am noticing it more and more as time goes on. As I have been praying about what I need to be doing in life, to bring glory to God,… Continue reading Radical Faith
Life is not fair. We were never promised it would be fair. If you read the book of Job, you can see it isn't fair. While we can not compare any of our situations to each other, I sometimes I feel guilty when I ask for prayers. Especially when I know this families struggles and… Continue reading Ricker Family Update – August 8, 2017
Bad things happening in this world is nothing new. I wish it was not a thing that happens but it does. I was looking at a lot of things today about the state of this world. The attack at the Ariana Grande concert, road rage that turned into a shooting, school shooting and evacuation and… Continue reading How Does This Even Happen?
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
This is the latest update from the Ricker Family gofundme account: Spinal Tap results are back and his oncologist said that the results confirm that this is DIPG. Brison has had a severe headache since Tuesday night and has been laying down since because it makes it worse to sit up. Please say extra prayers… Continue reading Update Ricker Family
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I have come to embrace the fact that God created me to enjoy helping people. At the same time, I am not a people person! How is that even possible? I have asked myself that many times now. I am an introvert by nature and an extrovert when called to be. My extrovert self takes… Continue reading I Like To Help And Struggle To Be With People All At The Same Time
Sometimes we set goals for ourselves and we don't meet them. Have you thought about why that is? Is it that you didn't try hard enough? Is it that you just missed what you were aiming for? I had to really think about this. I have had many goals in my life. I can truly… Continue reading Goals
For a long while now when I do my Bible study in the morning four images come to mind often along with four words. Light (Sun), Faith (Cross), Love (Heart), Hope (Bird) Today has been a really rough day. It seems that when you ask God for something He is all for delivering and quickly.… Continue reading Jesus Is…
No matter how you choose to look and view the above verse, you need to know: If you trust, believe, listen, follow, stand strong, and do His will - you will be blessed in ways you can't see. I needed this reminder. It's easy to get tired when life is crazy all around you. Each… Continue reading Don’t Move