Instead you should say, “Our tomorrows are in the Lord’s hands and if he is willing we will live life to its fullest and do this or that.” James 4:15 (TPT)

Change is happening at a rapid pace. Right now it’s hard to plan one week ahead, let alone weeks…

This is what the Lord says: “Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls.” Jeremiah 6:16a (NIV)

My doing led to my undoing.

Then God called me to prune…

Where there is no counsel, the people fall; But in the multitude of counselors there is safety. Proverbs 11:14 (NKJV)

In what area do you want to see progress? Maybe it’s your marriage or your parenting. Maybe you want to grow in your faith or your calling.

“If you want…

He said, “Bring them here to Me.” Matthew 14:18 (NKJV)

The Feeding of the Five Thousand is a favorite miracle. It reveals Jesus as not only our Provider but He who gives us an abundance.

I want to dive deeper into a truth from the Feeding of the Five Thousand…

He is before all things, and in him all things hold together. Colossians 1:17 (NIV)

Some days I feel like I’m falling apart. Getting everything wrong. Making mistakes that can’t be fixed.

Maybe you can relate to feeling like you’re falling apart.

A few weeks ago I added coffee to…

Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. Romans 12:10 (NIV)

A couple in our church celebrated over 60 years of marriage, but they acted like newlyweds. One morning before service, the wife imparted one of the secrets to their enduring love to my husband. …

Still others, like seed sown among thorns, hear the word; but the worries of this life, the deceitfulness of wealth and the desires for other things come in and choke the word, making it unfruitful.” (Mark 4:18–19, NIV)

What’s the difference between a fruitful life and one that never…

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9 (NIV)

Two and a half weeks into the new year, there’s a holiday. January 17 is Ditch New Years Resolutions Day.

I don’t make…

All athletes are disciplined in their training. They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it for an eternal prize. 1 Corinthians 9:25 (NLT)

What is my best yes is a question my heart asks continually. How should I fill my days? What will…

Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. Psalm 1:1–2 (NIV)

Crystal Storms

Words and art to help you rest close to His heart as God’s beloved.💗 Jesus girl, writer, watercolor artist, speaker, wife, dog mom. Connect at

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