The outpouring from 24/7 prayer

The outpouring from 24/7 prayer

    Dear friends, Have you read the book “The Grace Outpouring” by Roy Godwin? If not, I highly recommend it. I am so inspired by this story told about a Welsh retreat center where God’s presence has been pouring out for years. It has me...
Learning to hear God’s voice through dreams

Learning to hear God’s voice through dreams

    I have been having some very interesting dreams lately. How about you? Some of my dreams are very strange and seem to go on and on. There is a lot of chaos in my dreams right now, but it makes sense because there is a lot of chaos in the world, too....
Clearing the air: making way for God’s presence

Clearing the air: making way for God’s presence

    When Gary and I arrived in California last week, the sky was smoky and smelled like a campfire. Prior to our arrival, we tracked the air quality numbers. The Redding air quality was rated “very unhealthy,” but showed an expected improvement to “unhealthy...
Rebellion vs. Partnering with God

Rebellion vs. Partnering with God

    I had the privilege of learning from John Paul Jackson, founder of Streams Ministries International. The first time I went through one of his classes, he taught about the reality of lawlessness and rebellion and how it undermines all God wants for us....
God Rules!

God Rules!

    This ceiling will never get painted! The room in our house that I use as a home office, decades back, was be shared by both of our sons. My husband Gary built them bunk beds and they shared the room. Our oldest son did the big brother thing and took the...
A season to remove boulders

A season to remove boulders

    When I began dating my husband Gary, his family was more than happy to introduce me to family farm life in rural Minnesota. I grew up in suburban Minneapolis and had spent only limited time on farms in my extended family. Gary grew up in Plainview,...