Jen's Jesus Journey

Encountering Jesus

I pondered what I could give King Jesus as a gift. I have no song to gift, what can I give him? I’ll give him my heart I thought. In my mind’s eye, I placed my heart on an altar to the Lord Jesus. I had an experience of the Lord Jesus for a day where his presence was so tangible I could clearly speak to him in conversation. It was incredible and beautiful and life-changing.… Read More Encountering Jesus

Jen's Jesus Journey

The Walk Home

….knowing him doesn’t automatically erase the pain and the fright, the trouble and the struggle, but …knowing him makes it more than bearable, …even in the hard places there is beauty found in his presence, in his companionship. Knowing that sometimes the path seems blocked, the way seems uncertain and fraught with peril, but all those things don’t mean God isn’t still in the thick of it all with me.… Read More The Walk Home

Jen's Jesus Journey

When You Zag Instead of Zig

One day God …. [told] me he was going to ask me to step off of the path… Okay, Okay, … but the moment it came to take the action … My flesh REVOLTED! …I stood on the edge of a worn gravel path, spirit willing, flesh stiff with resistance. It sounded so simple – step off of the path, sure, okay Lord, I’m ready, then he said, NOW and all of me freaked out and went rigid. … Read More When You Zag Instead of Zig