Is she praising God or crying out to Him in distress? It’s easy to gaze up toward heaven, open our arms wide, and say “Thank You, God!” when He blesses us. But how often do we open our arms, look up to heaven, and say “Go ahead, Lord, do what You must. Even if it hurts, I’ll … Read moreWill You Accept Both?
Are you like this ugly, old green rocking chair? Do you need help? Do you want a fresh start in life? Don’t you wish it were this easy to change yourself? Just run to the store and pick up what you need … and poof … a new, improved you! Wouldn’t it be great if one afternoon of … Read moreIf You Feel Like A Mess, You Might Be A Christian!
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Listen to Kim with Gary Chapman (5 Love Languages) on his radio program, Building Relationships https://www.kimaerickson.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/2017-04-22_BR_KimErickson-HisLastWords.mp3
Half the year gone already?! Really? Is anyone with me on how fast this year is flying by? Instead of setting New Year’s resolutions or goals, I choose one word to guide the year. My one word for 2017 is “FIRST.” During this year, I will pay particular attention to putting God first, before everything else. The clock … Read moreIs It Time Yet?
Join the Chris Fabry Live! radio broadcast with Kim for what Chris Fabry called, “One of the most powerful stories I’ve heard” https://www.kimaerickson.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/ChrisFabryLive_4.13.17_KimErickson.mp3
Do you ever just feel God around you? Sometimes I do, especially if I am outside. We had a bad thunderstorm early this morning. One that rattled the windows and shook the house. My husband already left for work and I was grateful to have our 10-year-old son crawl into our bed when the storm … Read moreCan You Feel It?
Ghostbusters? Your friends? Your family? Your credit card? Your bank? When life gets hard, whom do you call? When push comes to shove, whom do you rely on? When you are facing fears, whom do you trust? King David made his call ~ and it wasn’t to Ghostbusters! Check it out in Psalm 20: “Now … Read moreWho You Gonna Call?
My boys both loved their blankets. Before Austin could talk, he would point to his blanket and say “boo.” As you can see in the picture, his blanket was blue and we were working on colors. “Boo” became the Erickson family nickname for those bedtime blankets. Years ago, I had my own “boo.” I felt that … Read moreWhat’s Your Boo?
This week brought the seasons of life into full focus. I hit my knees to pray as a dear friend rushed her mom to the hospital. At the same time, I prayed over another dear friend as she practically skipped with joy to the hospital with her daughter, expecting a beautiful new life. One life might be at … Read moreSeasons ~ ok . . . but Reasons?!