God’s Purposes for Us

"The LORD will fulfill His purpose for me; Your steadfast love, O LORD, endures forever. Do not forsake the work of Your hands." - Psalm 138:8 I came across this passage the other day as I was reading through the book of Psalms. It used to be a favorite verse of mine, but I hadn't…

When Joy Seems Elusive

I've been falling back into the mud and mire of depression. There are numerous reasons for this. The struggle with insomnia has left me extremely tired. The hormone medicine I was taking to assist in achieving pregnancy affected me poorly, leaving me feeling anxious, irritable, and overwhelmed. And I've been experiencing loneliness for some time…

Within Your Love

Deep within Your love Is where I want to be... From this very moment Throughout all eternity. Pursue me with Your kindness, Envelop me in Your care; Cover me with Your grace, I long to be held there. There's no person in the world Your love does not embrace; From this earth, to the stars,…