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Jessica

Figuring out life one day at a time and loving Jesus while doing it.

To Reflect His Light

Driving home the moon hovered over the path ahead, seemingly lighting my way down the dark road ahead. Looming close to the horizon, it had a powerful way of distracting my eyes from looking ahead into the artificial light of my headlights and instead pulling my gaze towards it’s own …

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Something’s Missing.

What do you do when life just seems to pile up, responsibilities seem to never end, and God seems distant, present but very, very distant. To be honest, I don’t know. I am struggling with this thought lately. How do I reach God when I myself feel so far away …

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Sit.

What a beautiful name it is: LORD. Our God is grace, our God is peace, our God is hope, our God is love. I am overwhelmed by the traits of God. I so often forget that God is not a being that I cannot reach. He is person, He is …

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Quiet in the Ordinary

“Quiet down before God.” “Rest in The Lord.” “Be still.” “Be silent” “Surrender.” -Psalm 37:7- Sitting outside on my favorite place – the front steps, I am again found listening to the wind in the crisp leaves and looking up at the beautiful array of stars above me. I can …

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Grey on a Page of White

Do you have a dream? Think hard for a second. Is there some place where you have felt a bit of your heart left behind in and you dream to make a difference there again? Is there someplace where you’d like to go back and serve? Is there some sort …

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Mountains & Trust

A bit ago my friend and I went to Jasper for the day and we decided to go to Maligne Canyon. As we were walking the trails, we ended up on one that never seemed to end. Finally, we decided that we weren’t on the trial we thought we were …

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Answered.

I’ve been trying to write for a very long time. It seems that each time I come to write, I find that I don’t have any answers, any solutions for my troubled heart, or for my many questions so I give up. I used to be able to start writing …

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God of Grace & Radical Love

A mere stone, yet a symbol of radical Love. To Throw the Stone Jesus went across to Mount Olives, but he was soon back in the Temple again. Swarms of people came to him. He sat down and taught them. The religion scholars and Pharisees led in a woman who …

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Ever Present In Love

It seems like a long time since I have sat out on my front step, listening to the frogs and the birds along with the occasional wind softly easing it’s way through the trees. Tonight is espeically special, there is a thunderstorm in the distance – and every ten seconds …

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Reverence.

“The mountains echo His glory, the valleys sing His praise. My heart becomes still – captured by the Glory of His grace. I cannot move, I cannot sing. So I stand, overcome with reverence for my God. Oh my God You are worthy. You are worthy. You are worthy. I …

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