Bonnie Gray


“Real freedom is freedom from the opinion of others. Above all, freedom from your own opinions about yourself.” ~ Brennan Manning I had never written a book before. So, every […]


“Each of us needs to withdraw from the cares which will not withdraw from us.” ~ Maya Angelou I woke up this morning, my heart stilted in a fog, overthinking […]


Something big is changing inside me. It’s as quiet as it feels beautiful and odd. Because I’ve always been a planner. I like to plot my steps by where I want […]


When I was little, I loved looking at the rain. I’d watch the raindrops scoot their way down the side car window as I leaned in close, my breath warming the glass […]


“Poetry and prayer are closest kin. In poetry, we say it; in prayer, we become what we say.” {Eugene Peterson} I woke up to the sound of soft rain, for the […]

God created our heart to be like a flame … to grow into fire within the soul of who He created us to be. (1)

Has God led you to make a decision — about an idea or a direction He’s put on your heart — but you’ve felt frozen by what is the best […]


When you don’t feel like praying, how can you still savor God’s presence? I’d like to share one of the best ways that helps me experience God’s presence when I find […]

Bonnie Gray -

“Faith is a verb described as a noun.” ~ William Backus I was sitting there on my bed, tethered to the wall — unable to freely move around the house — […]