A Parenting Confession

“Mommy and Daddy don’t give more things to an ungrateful child!,” I have said over and over to my son. Have you ever had spoken words you knew figuratively, were going to smack you straight between the eyes?

Recently, I had time of confession with the Lord. My mind was focused on the have-nots rather than the haves. Rather than seeing the richness of my life, I was looking at my requests. And the words I have said to my sons hit me straight between the eyes and a spirit of conviction washed over me as I realized how ungrateful I really was.

My problem was my focus and it left me with an ungrateful heart.Continue reading

Too Much

Too Much

Sometimes a moment is just too much.

Sometimes a person is just too much.

Sometimes the Lord is just too much.

Too much is when your body is so emotionally overwhelmed you can almost not bear it. You don’t have enough room to take in what is before you. You feel as if you might explode.

Have you had a too much kind of moment?Continue reading