Archives For September 2017


As you consider the challenges in your life, look at them with clarity but also with confidence. Though the challenges are real, know I have equipped you with what you will need to overcome them. Your tendency will be to lack confidence for things you have failed in the past, or because the obstacles, or people, seem to be too big, too strong, or too difficult to overcome. But let me assure you they are small in my sight. These light, and momentary afflictions are very real, but they are also very small. So fix your eyes on reality, not denying what you are facing, but recognizing who you are in me, with me (1). Continue Reading…


As you walk with me day after day, year after year, know I see your sacrifices and the choices you have made. I do not discount them, nor consider them trivial, for I know you have chosen my will because you love me. But also know I see the desires of your heart, and I know what is best for you. Also know I will fulfill the desires of your heart to an even greater fullness than you ever thought possible (1). Continue Reading…


Do not be afraid of your limits. Do not deny them, and do not fear them, for they will be the very points in which you will engage with me in new and fresh ways if you will allow yourself to experience the discomfort coupled with them. In your limits you will experience me in new ways, if you are willing to expand yourself far enough to do so. With these things in mind, do not run from the challenges presented to you, for as they expose your weaknesses and confront your limits, they will simultaneously open avenues in which you will be engage with me in very meaningful ways – so meaningful in fact, you will be radically awakened and transformed (1). Continue Reading…


As I speak to your heart listen carefully. For even though you hear my voice you do not always understand in the moment the very details I am expressing and communicating to you. So listen closely with your heart, and do your best to remember it well. Your heart will surprise you just how well it understands and processes what I have for you, in addition to retaining and collecting what I say. Continue Reading…


Behold I am doing a new thing, a new thing in your life today, as well as in your heart and expectations. I have done many new things, and by “new” I mean truly new, not just imitations, not just old things repurposed. Today I am setting before you a new vision, a new inspiration, a new direction, and new method (1). Continue Reading…

Open Arms And An Open Heart

Neil Vermillion —  September 1, 2017 —  Comments


I have said it to you many times before, but let me say it again, as you are tired, weary, confused, or afraid come to me. Come to me and you will find I will not turn you away. I will not be harsh or angry with you. I will not reject you in any way, or express any kind of displeasure with you, but in fact will celebrate you. Continue Reading…