In my prayer this past week, God has slowly been revealing things to me. On the outside it seems like God is closing slamming doors in my face, but on the inside I know what the Master Planner is doing. The Master Planner is revealing His divine plan for my life.
Every year during Advent, the Johnson clan leads a church-wide food drive. We ask our church community to draw a family from our sister parish in downtown Houston and pray for them, give them boxes of food, and maybe get them a present or two. Then two Uhauls get filled up with boxes and we […]
My prayer this past month has been centered on love. So this blog post is all about love. I do not plan to hit on the super romantic, mushy stuff that we think love is though; I want to talk about how love is tough. Love is not always easy, and if it is then […]
Silence. How often do we get complete silence in our day? From the start of the day when my alarm clock wakes me up until I go to bed, it seems like there is always noise in my life, whether it’s music, talking, television, or whatever the case may be.
Growing up, I had this plaque that had Vince Lombardi’s quote saying “It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get back up.” I remember receiving that gift and really being hit hard by it.
I’m sure it’s a story that we’ve all heard. The hare is known for bragging about his lightning speed. The hare then challenges the tortoise to a race, and after getting ahead by a large margin the hare decides to take a quick nap. The hare obviously forget to set an alarm and sleeps long […]