January 21, 2018

Propelled

Posted in Uncategorized tagged , , , , , , , , , at 9:01 am by Broken & Brave

img_7930

Just because someone is knocking at the door doesn’t mean you have to let them in…

So keep that door hinged tight to shut out every deleterious thought that drifts through your mind.
You have been given the mind of Christ.
You have come so far and you can’t look back or go back.
Things will never be the same and that’s good!
Because the best of you is still blessed within you waiting to bust through!

God always equips you when he calls you. So -of course- you can do it…that’s why he asked.

All the great ones have walked through enormous adversity on the route to cherished destiny. There is greater power in you still. Harness it, with the good Lord’s strength, focus it, like the champion thoroughbred you are, go through…whatever comes against you will not harm you. Just like Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego…

“and the satraps, prefects, governors and royal advisers crowded around them. They saw that the fire had not harmed their bodies, nor was a hair of their heads singed; their robes were not scorched, and there was no smell of fire on them.” Daniel 3:27

You, yourself, won’t even have the stench of smoke upon your clothes when you escape the fiery flames. But instead, God will use the heat to cause momentum and steam likened to a ship and will increase the velocity with which you propel forward.

God will propel you forward!

In a world that is continually telling you everything you’re not, I’m here to remind you…

You are…

Blessed-loved-esteemed -favored and a blessing.

Crown the day and make it yours!

~Nicole👑

Advertisements

January 15, 2018

Oneness

Posted in Uncategorized tagged , , , , , , , , at 7:43 am by Broken & Brave

Heaven is Besotted with you.

To our heart Chamber HE holds the key.
He unlocks our reservations and expectations,
both the good and the bad, and he draws us near.
Do you remember the first time meeting?
Maybe you haven’t met yet?
It may go something like this…

There was a heart pounding and the trumpet of his love was sounding,asking and inviting you in. Though we may refrain because of life experience or pain- something inside us feels safe there and knows, it is okay if we open the door, so we yield our heart and become open to him.

This is where His love spreads warm and thick. We become covered in it. Then we realize that no other love could fit quite like this…it’s like and intricate hand made glove…perfect fit.
Only this glove not only fits the hand, but the heart as well.

The God of heaven is Besotted, and he sent his Holy Presence, his Holy Spirit for the One- you realize you were never lost or forgotten.

We became One in His Love.

When we learn Oneness with God we gain a new awareness. We benefit in strength, insight, wisdom, as we draw in to the very heart of God.

He has betrothed himself to you.

People don’t speak words like “betrothed” anymore- so what does that mean?
In a world that has become a throw away culture, divided, offended, and lacking resilience to stay the course-
God does the opposite.

He will never walk away.
His heart is yours to keep.
Oneness-

The more we seek him the more we demonstrate Oneness, too. Like an old married couple that have been together a long time- so it is the more we yield to the heart of heaven and submit our will and ways to Him.

There is power in yielding.
There is power in humility.
There is power in Holy submission.

Connect to the Power Source.
Reside safely in the Sanctuary of his heart and the Temple of His Goodness. He is knocking on your heart’s door. He not only wants to come in, but he wants to sink in deeply. He quickens your soul and highlights his designs and blessings to you. Become One with him and watch Him reveal more of himself in you, to you and through you.

Guard your heart, for your life is precious.
He will guard it, too, and he will protect your treasure because that’s how much he loves you.

A love like that…there is no other.

Besotted💜

“I listen carefully to what God the Lord is saying, for he speaks peace to his faithful people.” Psalm 85:8

December 8, 2017

Protected

Posted in Inspirational tagged , , , , , , , , at 7:01 am by Broken & Brave

I woke early this am with the words…a strand of three cords can not be easily broken…rolling about in my head.

God is like a fighter pilot going off to battle to war against every negative thing that comes against your heart and soul. He guards over you like a buried treasure. Others see the exterior, the package and the wrapping so to speak. But God sees beneath all of that to something much deeper…the real gift and measure of his pleasure. He sees your heart, mind and soul. So he goes to war and famishes the wants and desires of Adversities appetite by refusal. He thwarts every wicked scheme the Enemy of your Soul prepares, and he defeats it in advance before it has any real teeth.

Sometimes we feel the sting or prick of being bit in life-but it’s got no real bite. When we allow our Captain to be our Guide we survive. We escape. The ravages of adversities flames may lick at us, but they cannot have us.

Yoke your heart to the One who is Faithful, Stoic, Fierce, Friendly, Gentle, yet full of Valor. He is strategic in all of plans and purposes for your life. Tie your heart to him. Anchor your Hope. Designate your faith. Release your heart with abandon to his grace and allow love to take its proper place.

He will Restore every broken or dead branch with new life. He will surround you with supplemental strength and add his kisses to your life. He will hold you from the inside and it will be better than any hug you’ve ever had– for he knows how to reach in deep and fondle the soul of every man. His love is deep. He will lay a foundation and structure a few strands of longevity with others who are willing to walk the path beside you. God can do whatever he wants, but he tends to want to see us do crazy amazing things and he plants vision in those around you who are equipped to help see you through. But more than anything else–he is with you.

Whatever you face today. Whatever you are going through. Whatever seeks to devour you…you have no reason to fear, worry or feel alone.

God is in your corner.
Rise up.
Take your day.
Be brave.
You are not alone.
💛

“Though one may be overpowered by another, two can withstand him. And a threefold cord is not quickly broken.”

Ecc. 4:12

IMG_1562

 

September 10, 2017

“Charming Gardener”

Posted in Prayer of blessing, Uncategorized tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , at 7:22 am by Broken & Brave

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”

~Marcel Proust

When I see a beautiful garden I often think of all the work that went into planting it and keeping it weed free. People are much the same as a garden. Healthy, secure and strong relationships require much tenderness, love and care. People must be nurtured just like a garden.

Your heart is a garden to house your soul…just like a green house full of moisture and beautiful foliage is a heart fully yielded to the Master Gardener. He loves you -heart and soul- and would never do anything to hurt you. It matters not the adversity you’ve known in life, whether great or small, He was there with you through it all because of his great love for you.

The Banner over you is Abiding and Loyal Love. Bask in His Goodness today. ~Nicole

IMG_0915

June 18, 2017

Heartbeat of a Winner

Posted in Uncategorized tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , at 6:20 am by Broken & Brave

You are a Winner!

Champion does not mean first place-first prize.

A Champion is an ardent defender of purpose and people. God is your defender. He is ardent, unwavering, in his devotion to humanity. You count on him to do what only he can do and he will do it for you. You can trust him! Many times we SAY we trust him, but then we continue to take care of everything ourself. We believe he will bless our effort and that’s the extent of our trust. But what about trust that reaches beyond borders into unchartered waters and He alone is your compass or map? This is an entirely different trust zone.

You never go alone. You can count on him to help you win. Winning is about overcoming all that holds you back within so you can go out and help everyone around you. Glorious! ~Nicole

“When you call, the Lord will answer. ‘Yes, I am here,’ he will quickly answer.” Isaiah 58:9