Combating Toxic Lies with Spiritual Honesty

Sister friend, the enemy would have you believe things like: you have no good options, that your needs aren't satisfied, that you're unteachable, that people/things are against you and that you don't know who you are. Let me be the voice today who tells you that's a...

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Living A Restful Life

In our 24/7 society "rest" often gets a bad rap. It wasn't until about 3 years ago when I was diagnosed with adrenal fatigue that I realized where my drivenness had taken me. Working with excellence and being committed to our yeses is a good thing but this notion that...

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Beautiful Imperfections

I know you'll agree that we serve such a good Father! The Lord speaks to us all the time and he hears us when we talk to him. Awhile back in the midst of a heavy work load and ministry schedule I took a creative therapy break and began the project. I cranked up IHOPKC...

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Stories from the Street

This week I wanted to testify the amazing work the Lord did during Love Twin Cities from June 18 - June 26. It's an annual outreach I participate in that is 7 days of 24/7 of continuous worship, prayer and evangelism to Minneapolis and St. Paul. Teams did outreaches...

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Entering Into God’s Purpose & Plans

Happy first day of Summer!!!! As a new season begins I wanted to encourage you with this truth. We serve a God who invites us to enter into His plans and purpose!!! "The heart of man plans his way, but the LORD establishes his steps." Proverbs 16:9 At various times in...

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Finding the Rosas of the World!

Let me tell you a story about Rosa (name changed for privacy). On a warm summer evening just two weeks ago my street evangelism outreach partners and I noticed a young woman sitting alone on a bench glued to her phone. As we approached and started a conversation with...

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A Parenting Confession…

Confession. There many times as a mama I play tug-of-war with my heart in everyday moments. Let me explain... It's spirit week at our kids' school meaning our usually uniformed children get to break out of the norm and wear outfits that fit a daily theme. Super fun...

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The Power Of Starting A Conversation

This week I want to share with you a testimony a friend and ministry partner of mine recently shared with me. We do outreach together most Friday nights at church but this particular testimony comes from an experience outside of outreach. I hope it encourages you to...

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Lessons From The Marketplace

Hey sister, friends! Today I'd like to encourage those of you who are missionaries in the marketplace. BUT, even if you don't work, my hope is that you'll still be encouraged in the Lord by this week's message. I remember 3 years ago as I was 3 years into building my...

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