this secret garden

Tag Archives: Father

refiner’s fire

August 26. 2012 Dear Olive, Today we went to Shiloh Church and sat in the back as usual, in anticipation of a quick getaway in case you started to get … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

you’re marvelous

Intervene Lord. Open my eyes; I’m so blind to the unseen of what lies beneath the surface of people’s behavior and words.  Intervene and open my eyes so that I … Continue reading

January 6, 2011 · Leave a comment

seek and you will find

Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks … Continue reading

September 14, 2010 · Leave a comment


The smell of urine stained the sidewalks that were cracked and miserable.  There was noise in the people walking by, the crackling noise of snow on a broken television set … Continue reading

August 10, 2010 · 3 Comments

intimate place of rest

An email from Blazing Fire Church (their emails are always encouraging and in line with whatever I’m thinking about at the moment): Keeping the Main Thing the Main Thing! Blazing … Continue reading

August 7, 2010 · Leave a comment

your love never fails

“You make all things work together for our good.”  This declaration fell from my lips as I was praying out loud Wednesday night.  The declaration that God never slips up, … Continue reading

August 6, 2010 · 4 Comments

my eden

2.8.10  monday This evening while I was praying for people, declaring protection and asking for healing, there was an abrupt urgency to stop, and rest in Him.  I stopped with … Continue reading

February 15, 2010 · 5 Comments