Hi my name is Lori and it is a good name

With all the foundational, identity, and internal work God has been doing in my life, I have been seeking to discover who God made me. Something that I considered a small reminder of God’s love for me has proven to be something bigger than I could have imagined. Let me explain… I have gone by…

Music Monday: Even When I’m at My Darkest

is it possible that the Lord can use me at my worst? even when I don’t feel like I have everything together? even when I don’t feel okay? even when I didn’t practice everyday? even when I didn’t pray today? even when I’m in the middle of a muddy emotional-relational-place of healing process that leaves…

I Need A Father by Starfield

Hold me somebody Don’t let me be alone Love me, stay with me I am dying to be known My heart cries out I need a Father Whose love will never fail me A friend like no other Whose trusted arms will hold me I need a Father I am wounded But I tuck the…

a living sacrifice

I don’t think wordpress will show this directly in the post…but if you click the link or the photo it’s a 30 second slide show of pictures that I put words over to share a message that is very personal. Watch here (includes audio)

beauty in the eye of…the Father

Ladies, women, girls, this is for you. I came across some beautiful art, videos, and spoken word, and other poetry when my mom linked to this beautiful video, at this beautiful new site called: The Beheld. Watch this video: Love this poem, also on this site: BY JESSICA JENTINK makes me hate everything I am…

The Father’s Love Letter

{image of Bible with pages folded together into a heart found via google, please let me know if it is yours and i can link or take it down} Dear Child, You may not know me, but I know everything about you. Psalm 139:1 I know when you sit down and when you rise up….

do you know who you are?

You are fearfully and wonderfully made. really beautiful video from the wonderfully made blog

for the single ladies

I found this here: and had to share it with you…all you single ladies, may you be encouraged: (with Thanks to Shellie Warren, author) My Daughter, You are right where you are supposed to be. So many people have theories and insights on how couples are to come together and the truth is that many…