God has been speaking to me about dreaming big and asking for big things. I believe that bold prayers honor God. I also believe that God honors bold prayers! I don’t know where the idea came from in the church that God is offended by our biggest dreams and boldest prayers but I want to… Continue reading Why Some People Get Healed and Why Some Do Not…
A few years ago Erik and I bought a house. I had forgotten how hard it can be to have confidence in what you have heard from God when you’re facing an emotional battle. There can be a lot of stress involved in the house-buying process. For me it was hard because I was emotionally… Continue reading Hearing God During Emotional Times
I used to be a radio show producer for Focus on the Family. I produced Renewing the Heart, which was a national call-in talk show for women. Janet Parshall was our host (and an incredible woman of God I might add!) We were on stations all across the country and it was a very high… Continue reading Why God Speaks to Us – A Story About When God Saved My Job at Focus on the Family
Are you going through a storm in your life right now? Or maybe life is just getting overwhelming? My family has been through some storms lately that we’ve had to keep fairly private. Some of my close friends say we’ve been under attack because I was releasing my book. I don’t know if there… Continue reading Hearing God in the Midst of a Storm
Recently I watched the movie Flight, with Denzel Washington. There is a scene in a stairwell of a hospital where a drug addict, Denzel and a dying cancer patient have a conversation about God. The overall point of the conversation was from the dying cancer patient’s point of view. Because he didn’t see God answer… Continue reading Really Excited About This Post Today – A Message that BURNS in my heart regarding WHY there is sickness and disease in the earth.
If you or anyone you know has dealt with miscarriage or neonatal loss, we discussed it in a healing way on this Moody Broadcasting Podcast called Java with Juli. Juli interviewed myself and Angie Smith (the wife of Todd Smith -lead singer of Christian contemporary music group Selah). Hope this helps someone today… http://www.moodyradio.org/javawithjuli/
Leo is an 17 year old boy from China who has been staying with our family since the Fall of 2011. He is a foreign exchange student from China and he came to us a Buddhist. We are Christians, but we made it clear to Leo that he did not need to be a Christian… Continue reading Miracles Happening In Hearts – How our Buddhist student became a Christian.