Last week I shared how vital it's been for me to "capacitate" in life. But... You know... I was kind of vague when speaking about capacity because I didn't really delve into the areas inside of me that are being pressed to the limit. So here we go... Being specific about where I'm growing with… Continue reading Satisfied?
Perseverance. Oh gosh, I hate perseverance. Actually, that's not true. I hate the initial feelings of perseverance. You know... The feelings that make you think, "I've come so very far. I am so very weary. And... I've still got miles upon miles to go." And, if I’m completely honest, choosing to persevere can be completely… Continue reading The Persevered Life
"You need to stay focused on Me. That is your superpower. I AM your superpower." And this superpower isn't anything I'm aiming to keep a secret... My ability to remain focused on God, His goodness and His kingdom is the most vital thing I can continue to do right now. Why? Well because the kingdom… Continue reading That is Your Superpower
Dominion... Dominion, power and authority... The constant, active and alive keys to the present world and age we're living in. We won't survive and thrive, spirit, soul, heart and body, without them. They are essential to moving forward as children of God who are cultivating life within the Kingdom of Heaven. You see it's just… Continue reading Rule & Reign
I don’t want to climb the mountain.I don’t want to climb the mountain. Yes I have the strength, the endurance and the capability… But I just don’t want to climb it. And, so… Rather than climb the mountain, I’ve been circling the bottom for weeks. I’ve been circling it with hopes that He will change… Continue reading Circling the Bottom
Have you ever faced off with bitterness before? If so, then you'll understand the constant, alienating feeling of being "wronged." But, what happens when the bitterness you're experiencing is aimed at God? You see... I've been asking myself this question for two weeks now because He's called me to a higher level of obedience and… Continue reading Bitter-fully Good
Can I ask a question?... Or more so a series of questions? In the midst of this great awakening, are we constantly and consistently focused on the heart of God and what He's doing? Have we set aside isolated time... Time where we can focus on the will of God and what He truly wants as… Continue reading What’s In HIS Heart?
For at least 7 months now, I've continued to hear the Lord remind me to stay focused on Him and where He's headed with His Kingdom. "Get above it. Stay above it. If you truly believe in Me, My Kingdom and My ways then you must constantly stay above what's happening in the world. You… Continue reading Stay Above It
“What’s in your heart Amanda?” I hear God say again. “What’s in your heart Amanda?” I hear God say again. Actually… I’ve heard Him say this to me repeatedly over the past 7 months. And… It’s become a continuous reminder to keep my insides as empty as possible while focusing on the things of Him… Continue reading Again… “What’s In Your Heart?”
“Stop watching broken systems fail Amanda. Get your eyes on Me. Keep your eyes on Me and all that I’ve cultivated deep down inside of you. Keep your eyes on My system… On my Kingdom and My glory for in it is pure peace.”And… Honestly, it’s challenging to stand still while everything is a chaotic… Continue reading The Unseen System