"Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout...and the Holy Spirit was upon him. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord's Christ. Moved by the Spirit, he went into the temple courts." Luke 2:25-27a The … [Read more...] about Buzzers, Bells and Crickets
"The mind of sinful man is death, but the mind controlled by the Spirit is life and peace." Romans 8:6 Peace will always accompany God's voice. If you have a sense of peace in your heart about a situation, it is a strong indication that God is leading you there. Of course, it is never wise to … [Read more...] about Is it Peace? Or Something Else?
"And let the peace (soul harmony which comes from) Christ rule (act as umpire continually) in your hearts [deciding and settling with finality all questions that arise in your minds]..." Colossians 3:15, AMP So many people claim to hear God. Certifiably crazy people who do very wicked things claim … [Read more...] about This Will Always Accompany God’s Voice
Hola Amigos! Seven years ago, my little family traveled down to Guatemala to meet and bring home our newest addition. Elliana, our then 13-month old daughter, lived in a Spanish-speaking foster home, in a Spanish-speaking city in a Spanish-speaking country her entire short life. That is, … [Read more...] about What Does God’s Voice Sound Like?
"My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow me." John 10:27 You were created to hear God's voice. As much as you have eyes that see or nerves that feel pleasure or pain, you have an ability to sense the voice of the One who created you. Before sin entered the world, the first … [Read more...] about You Were Created to Hear God’s Voice
Everything I Want You to Know About Adoption...This is it. Everything I want you to know. See the links below for specific adoption-related posts and adoption FAQ'sAdoption Series Introduction: I'm asking God for 100 babiesPart One: Elijah's Story Part Two: Elliana's … [Read more...] about Adoption
"In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters. And God said..." How cool is that? The very first "action" we see God perform is to speak. And speak He … [Read more...] about Does God Still Speak Today?
I love to meet people who work with my husband. I'm so proud of him. Everyone says nice things, from the top executive to the guy who mops the floor. I'm never surprised to hear them say he is helpful, honest, kind, attentive and hard-working. Sometimes the ladies start gushing and say that they … [Read more...] about To Know Him is to Hear Him
Note: I am only keeping this post because it's my first one and I think it's cute--in an adorable, yet immature kind of way. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Welcome to my blog! I feel like I should offer you some coffee or … [Read more...] about My Very First Blog Post