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    Movin’ On

    July 13, 2015


    Since 2008, I’ve been posting on this blog, but today I invite you as I take this blog on a bit of a new journey.  Not only is Rough Hewn moving to it’s own new grown-up address, but it’s also going to narrow it’s focus a bit to a passion that has grown in my heart over the last couple years – that women come to not only love and trust the word of God, but also grow to be more keenly aware of the conversation He is having with each of us, wherever we find ourselves. In all the nooks and crannies of life.

    I long for his truth and power to fill up my thirsty and malnourished heart and pray that this next season for Rough Hewn blog is an encouragement to many.

  • Devotion

    Pilot Me

    “O Love Beyond Compare, Thou hast loved me before the foundation of the world, and in love didst redeem my soul; Thou dost love me still, in spite of my hard heart, ingratitude, distrust.…

    January 1, 2014
  • Devotion


    This morning I sat (reluctantly, mind you) with this: Then Jesus told his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. For whoever would save his life will…

    April 10, 2013
  • Devotion

    In the hands of the potter.

    Saw this little video on Pinterest yesterday and it reminded me of this… The word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord: “Arise, and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will…

    April 9, 2013
  • Advent! Devotion

    Gifts to gift…

    As I think about learning and growing in the area of devotion…well…I wonder, how do I begin to do that? The wise men came bearing gifts… Gold. Frankincense. Myrrh. I don’t have fine jewels…

    December 3, 2012
  • Advent! Devotion

    For all things…

    ‘For all things are yours.. and ye are Christ’s; and Christ is God’s.’ (1 corinth 3) Throughout all our personality we are God’s, and since God has made our whole selves, there is great…

    November 29, 2012