Musing

Welcome to my musing!

Things that I think about scripture, our world, and other random thoughts.

Make Peace

Peacemaker There are several instances in scripture where God’s people are directed to cross an impossible body of water. These times would require faith, perseverance, and miraculous intervention. Thought seemingly impossible, the journey was never without purpose. Each destination set before their eyes held a glorious promise from God. In…

Your Stronghold

Where is your stronghold? strong-hold :1. a place that has been fortified so as to protect it against attack. :2. a place where a particular cause or belief is strongly defended or upheld. Source: Google Dictionary Often times when we think of the word “stronghold” we think of being held…

How’s Your Listening Skills?

Do you listen well? “Seek to first understand before being understood” ~J Richard Clarke You’ve probably heard the above quote before, so…how do I gain understanding?  Understanding can take time and one of the major keys is learning how to listen.  Don’t worry, if this is not your strong suit,…

A Larger Secret Space

Larger Secret Spaces and Smaller Public Spaces “Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in Heaven.” Matthew 6:1 I read this verse in Matthew chapter 6, verse 1, and just…

Believe Me

God’s Ways Are Higher “When I don’t understand Your Ways, help me to believe in Your Ways.” I’ve been taking some time this summer to determine what I want to actually accomplish with this website and (truth be told) the next phase of my life.  So much has happened that…

Distinguished by pain

Distinguished through pain, not defined by it (Part One) “The direction we choose will determine if our lives will take on the identity of pain or become distinguished by the fruitfulness that can come through pain.” Now Jabez was more honorable than his brothers, and his mother called his name…

Throne Room Strategy

Part One | Part Two | Part Three PART THREE Read the story of King Jehoshaphat in 2 Chronicles, chapters 17 – 20 to follow along. This is part three of our discussion on “what to do, when you don’t know what to do”. Click here for part one.  As King…

Our eyes are on you

Part One | Part Two | Part Three PART TWO Read the story of King Jehoshaphat in 2 Chronicles, chapters 17 – 20 to follow along. This is part two of our discussion on “what to do, when you don’t know what to do”. Click here for part one.  Here…

They Are My Purpose

They are my purpose “Your greatest contribution to the Kingdom of God may not be something you do, but someone you raise”- Andy Stanley.   As we navigate through our lives in an effort to fulfill our God-given purpose, I think it is important for those of us who have…

Free From Fear

Free From Fear by: Sarah Hall M.A. LPCC-S Jim Rohn once said, “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary”. For some people, ordinary is ok, they strive for the ordinary life.  I can’t blame them, actually. There is something very…

Made To Soar

Made to Soar by: Sarah Hall M.A. LPCC-S “You were made to soar”—-These were the words that echoed in my head while sitting on the front row of my church,  this past Sunday, and listening to my dear sister in Christ read Psalm 124. It was one of those moments…