Music. Oh, how I love music! It has gotten me through 25 years of living day in and day out with dystonia. Music encourages my soul.Music moves me to tap out the beat.Music captivates my attention.Music excites me to lift up my hands in praise.Music invites me to lift up my voice to sing along! You, sing … Continue reading How Can I Not Sing?
I don’t like admitting it but there are times when I can be bratty and – dare I say it – self-centered. 🙈 “Surely not you?!” one may say, “You seem so content.” Excuse me as I chuckle to myself. 🤭 Here’s the thing: I can dive into self pity and become discontent at a … Continue reading Help Me Trust in You, Jesus Even When…
The scene in the movie The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King, where Smeagol (Frodo’s so-called guide he feels beholden to) leads him to this dark cave where Frodo gets caught up in the sticky spider web. I have been thinking a lot about that scene lately. Like Frodo, I, too, was caught … Continue reading You Get To Choose…
I know personalizing Bible verses isn’t a new concept. But when I first personalized these verses in January, I felt like I was created for a purpose. I may not always feel worthy of this purpose because I’m a sinner. But by God’s Grace, He has Redeemed me and I am His daughter, which means … Continue reading A Letter From Your Abba Father
Hello, my name is Abigail Brown. I battle with thinking right thoughts about myself, God, and others. I have been consumed by these thoughts for years. I’ve been beating up myself with some of these thoughts year after tiring year. • They have it easier. • I’m not enough. • Why does everything have to … Continue reading Learning To Take My Thoughts Captive
2020 – what a year! It was a rough year for everyone. But as I look back at last year, I see how the Lord was my Comforter, my Peace, my Hope and my Provider. As I look ahead at the year 2021, guess what hasn’t changed in my life and your life? The Lord … Continue reading Even When…He Has A Plan.
Psalm 62:7-8 In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God. Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah. I love verse eight; it’s such an encouragement to me. That’s one thing … Continue reading Still Learning To Trust in Him At All Times
“There is an emotional satisfaction when I know there is a cross. There is a hill called Calvary. There is a suffering Savior. There is a relationship where He gives me comfort. God doesn’t conquer in spite the dark mysteries of evil—He conquers through it. He conquers through evil and pain and suffering and makes … Continue reading Encouragement During Uncertain Times
Life is hard. Unfair. Discouraging. Uncertain. We all can agree and relate with these words I just listed. Recently, I have been thinking about anthems in general but also anthems in my own life. We all know the National Anthem, and it reminds us of those who have died for our freedom to live in … Continue reading A Glimpse Into My Prison of Peace and Praise
Have you ever been going through a difficult season in life and nobody else in your life can even imagine what you face everyday? In May, my Botox completely wore off and my body started twisting like a pretzel. I have to start pulling my eyes open because they’re squinting uncontrollably, so I can see … Continue reading He Can Sustain Your Situation