Tag Archives | desire

when things don’t go as planned

And there was great rejoicing across the country. And many who hung their heads and deep sighs came out of their being. The people have spoken and the decision has been made. We have a new Prime Minister. Will this be a good decision? Only the Lord really knows. After all, He is the One […]

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where is the source of my desire

I am sorry for the silence. My current world is loud and exciting! I am at Allume. A wonderful, heart-filling blogging/writing conference and …wow. No disappointments so far people!! I am learning plenty of amazing things and my prayer is that I will glean all the good stuff and then put it into practice, I […]

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Day 9 – Anticipating Disappointment

Do you anticipate disappointment? May I have a show of hands? Please tell me I’m not the only one who does this. It’s sad but true. Next week I am heading to South Carolina to join with about 400 other blogger/writer women who love Jesus at the Allume conference. I will be hanging out in […]

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Moving Toward

Small shoulders hunched up to her quivering chin. Her face was pinched as she fought back tears. Some divine insight caused me to say, “You know, it’s okay to be sad about this.” The dam broke and she threw herself into my arms and cried. I realized in that moment that I was familiar with […]

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The Gateway to Comfort

Disappointment comes in all shapes and sizes. We experience small disappointments, like when the app switches photos on you so the post you wrote makes no sense. We experience huge disappointments, like the loss of a job or when that cycle comes again after months of hoping and praying. Disappointment is individual. I won’t be […]

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Day 5 – Bathsheba {a review}

You might be thinking, “What is a book review doing in the middle of a series on disappointment and desire?” And I will tell you, “Because it perfectly illustrates the point of this whole thing!” Bathsheba, Angela Hunt is a telling of the well-known story of David’s indiscretions perpetrated on Bathsheba. I love Hunt’s writing […]

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Coming Soon…

October starts in just 2 days. TWO DAYS!! Am I really prepared for it? NOPE! But we’re going to jump off the cliff anyway. Here’s what you can expect: Hope Stories about disappointment and desire encouraging songs (weekend encouragement) Hopefully you will feel free to join the conversation – let’s not be all one-sided shall […]

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