Fourteen years ago, Abba asked me a question: "Where do I dwell?" He asked. I immediately responded - You dwell above the circle of the earth (Isaiah 40:22). I was confident that I had the answer. "No, I dwell in you." He said. While I knew this in part, I still often saw Him as … Continue reading Love Letters from Elohim – Why He Dwells in Us
Years ago, I went to the Lord with this confession: "Lord, as I look at the overview of this week and its projected activities and responsibilities, I am tempted to feel overwhelmed." Immediately He began with this prompt from Psalm 116:17 and followed with His counsel: Return to your rest O my soul. I the … Continue reading Monday Manna – Choice–Overwhelmed or Joy-Filled?
I am so looking forward to this year and discover where Holy Spirit is leading. He's given me a word for 2019 -- FOCUS. When I was preparing for my second volunteer mission in Israel the conditions were foreboding. Suicide bombers were blowing up buses and restaurants and my family wasn't thrilled about me going. … Continue reading 2019 — A Year to Focus on Him
Oh, how I love Yeshua's fellowship. At the most unexpected times, He loves to draw us into a show and tell. This took place in 2012, but I believe all of us, sons and daughters, are stepping into new beginnings. Enjoy. Come Beloved—Yeshua takes my hand and leads me to a rowboat. We get in … Continue reading Love Letters from Elohim – Out of the Darkness and into the Light
After Abba spoke to me about the mystery of the manger, He surprised me with more the next day. "Yesterday we talked about the manger. Today I want to tell you about My experience with the Wise Men." He said. "Yes, I was nearly 2 when they came. Even after their long months of travel, they … Continue reading Monday Manna – Of Wise Men and Kings
Sabbath or Shabbat starts for me at sundown tonight. A couple of weeks ago I wrote this out on a Shabbat morning and am prompted to share it here. My dishes from supper last night sit stacked on the kitchen counter awaiting their washing. The laundry that cycled late yesterday afternoon remains in the dryer. … Continue reading Sabbath Silence–Shabbat Shalom
Yeshua wasn’t born on December 25th, but it is the day that the world traditionally celebrates His birth. During this time of year, pictures of the nativity depict Him as the baby in the manger. Still, who is this baby in the manger? How was He different than every other baby ever born? As Christians, … Continue reading Who is this Baby in the Manger?