It was May 2008. Our home had been on the market for some time but there was little sign of it selling. I was asking the Lord again about the timing and delay: “Lord are You waiting on our cooperation in some way or are there other factors?” “It’s My wisdom to wait." He said. … Continue reading Monday Manna – Attitude Adjustment Needed
In a time of circumstances pro and con, I said to Abba, "You who promised me are FAITHFUL. I rest in You. I trust You. I wait Lord in Your arms. I wait. Lord, what are You doing? I know You are always at work on our lives." "I am fashioning you for greatness." He … Continue reading Love Letters from Elohim – My ways are found in hiddenness and rest.
Beloved? Yes, Father. There is a place of quiet rest where I want you to reside. I want you to bring your journal, a blanket, a pillow, and come. I have things I want to teach you this season. There are things I want to impart—mighty impartations of grace and mercy needed for the road … Continue reading Love Letters from Elohim -Your Place in the Storm
I do not know a soul alive who enjoys waiting for something. Yet, in 2006, when we were in such a season, here is the counsel Holy Spirit gave me when I approached Him: Yes, this time is about waiting, waiting in joyful expectation for My plan to be revealed. You will receive it … Continue reading Monday Manna – Joy in Waiting
In January 2008, our home in Missouri had been on the market for several months without a buyer. We were getting ready to move to California but frustrated and wondering if we'd missed God. One day while I spent time with Him, He spoke these words of reassurance. Since we are walking through a similar … Continue reading Monday Manna – Rest in the Waiting
My husband and I, and our family are in the midst of a waiting season. Our coming move will reunite all of us after nine years of separation. Several days ago I sat down and wrote out some of my thoughts about the struggle and blessings of waiting: I watch the trees let go of … Continue reading The Treasure of Waiting for God’s Promises
On May 16th, our 45th wedding anniversary came and went. We were still without a home of our own. This year, 2009, was proving to be such a mix of blessings and stretching, trials and triumphs. The Matt Redman song, “Blessed Be the Name of the Lord,” became a tune on repeat that warred against … Continue reading Trials to Triumph and Everything In-Between