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Sherry Chamblee

What Do You Think, Do Dreams Come True?

| July 29, 2019
Do dreams come true

We all have dreams. We all have these expectations of where we’re headed, what things will be like when we get there, and how God might use us along that journey. I know lots of times those dreams and expectations don’t wind up looking the way we dreamed they would.

But what about when you know it’s God leading you somewhere, you know you have a calling on your life, but somehow, at some point, things seem to go off the rails? What about when the dreams don’t line up at all with the reality, yet you still know you’re on God’s chosen path for your life? What then?

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When your life is blessed and stressed

When Your Life Is Blessed & Stressed

There’s been a bit more conflict than normal at our house lately. My kids usually get along pretty well. We don’t generally have door-slamming, and no big fights where we’re screaming harsh words at each other or throwing fists. I’m glad we don’t have…

March 25, 2019
Life Changes

New Glasses, Life Changes, & Jesus

It’s been about 10 years since I had a new pair of glasses. With my prescription, that’s quite a long time to be wearing the same pair. My old glasses were falling apart. The lenses were scratched, cloudy, the frames had been bent, and…

November 12, 2018
This is my bird song...

What Happens When We Stop Trying To Rise Above

I live in a big metropolitan area in southern California, but I love nature, and always try to be out in it when I can be. Sometimes in the early morning, or late at night, everything else is quiet enough that I can hear…

September 10, 2018
Becoming a Godly Follower

God Designed Me To Be A Follower – What About You?

Being a mom means I’m often one of the leaders in the household. It means I have many decisions to make each day, and many little crises to solve. For some people, I think that’s energizing. For me it’s exhausting. Sometimes I can’t even…

July 16, 2018
The armor we wear...

3 Important Things I’ve Learned About The Armor of God

Sometimes in my life I’ve felt so loaded down with burdens, so obligated to other people and other agendas that I don’t know how I can bear up under it. I stumble along, until finally I realize I’m carrying other people’s expectations on my…

May 7, 2018
A Testimony of Faith

A Testimony of Faith

The Bible talks about us inheriting a faith from Abraham. That we are of his “lineage”, not by blood, but because of faith. Romans 4:13 says, “For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to…

March 15, 2018
God's Grace... it's personal

The Unique Truth About God’s Grace

Has God’s grace ever surprised you? Have you had those moments when you know in your head that something about God is true – you believe it – but then something happens and it becomes personal to you? You now understand it? The Grace…

January 8, 2018
God is Love

Love Says the Hard Thing

Do you ever think about how God’s definition of love looks nothing like our definition of love? We could blame Hollywood here, but let’s face it, Hollywood is a reflection of the way our society thinks. Based on what we see in our entertainment,…

December 4, 2017
Procrastination and Jesus

Procrastination & A Spiritual Revelation

Procrastination. Does anyone else struggle with this? Please tell me I’m not alone. A little more than two years ago, I lost one of those tiny pins that help hold my glasses together. I tend to not take care of things I need very…

August 10, 2017
faith without works

Faith Works

I’ve been discussing ways to stay fresh in our daily walk with God… something I’ve found I need so much more the older I get. The first two points were to see things through the eyes of new Christians, and to keep a proper…

June 5, 2017

Are You Keeping Your Faith In The Proper Perspective?

The last two posts I’ve made here have been about keeping our faith fresh versus going stale in our spiritual walk. It’s too easy for me to become a person who is so used to hearing all the things about Christianity that I’d get…

April 3, 2017

Living a Passionate New Christian Life

Fresh or Stale? In my first post, I talked about the difference between seeing our Christian walk with a fresh attitude, versus a stale attitude. Am I seeing the Bible as something new and amazing? Or has it become commonplace? Recently I was in…

February 13, 2017

Am I Fresh or Stale?

“I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! So, because you are lukewarm—neither hot nor cold—I am about to spit you out of my mouth.” ~ Revelation 3:14-16 I know two different types…

November 28, 2016