I’m A Party Just Waiting To Happen!
All At Once I Came Alive…
Out of the shadows,
bound for the gallows
A dead man walking
till Love came calling.
Six feet under,
I thought it was over.
An answer to prayer,
the voice of a Savior…
All at once I came alive.
This beating heart, these open eyes.
The grave let go.
The darkness should have known,
You’re still rolling stones…”
I am my Beloved’s and He is more than mine!
My name is Tammy Ingram and I’m a party just waiting to happen! Don’t believe me? Come rejoice with me as we celebrate these truths through daily profession that are written in the Word of God about US (God’s chosen beloveds) and you’ll understand where my obnoxious optimism and joy comes from!
I’m a party just waiting to happen; filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy waiting to pop (1 Peter 1:8)! Angels rejoice over me (Luke 15:10) as the demons flee in pure terror (James 4:7). Ha! Top that off, the Lord God Almighty Himself dances over me as He serenades me with His Love (Zephaniah 3:17). You see, I am chosen by God (John 15:16) and this beloved not only has favor with man and understanding, but F-A-V-O-R with the Lord God Almighty (Luke 2:52). Hello!
I mean, I am called His Work of Art, His Masterpiece (Ephesians 2:10), after all. Even before the creation of the world, I was planned and chosen (Ephesians 1:4). I am always on my Lord’s mind and He thinks about me constantly (Psalms 139:17-18), which is probably why I’m considered the apple of His eye (Psalm 17:8).
And no, God is N-O-T thinking about putting me in a straitjacket either!
I lack no good thing (Psalm 34:10) and I was predestined for success by none other than the Lord God Almighty Himself (Romans 8:28-30). I am placed and seated with God, a royal priesthood, chosen by God as His very own. My value comes from being the KING’S daughter with royal blood running through my veins, part of His chosen generation, peculiar people we are (1 Peter 2:9), and NOT from my own achievements.
Meditating on these TRUTHS should be a part of our daily regimen and dance (worship). Talk about a confidence builder, knowing where to run for safety and refuge and where to pick up and receive this treasure trove reminding us of our worth and value being God’s pursued child. Speaking and prophesying God’s promises over our lives so we DO NOT BELIEVE the LIES of the enemy that so easily entangle us!
And as my fav Lisa Bevere said, “God has a way of taking every bad choice, every misstep and redeeming it, not just for our future, but for the benefit of others.”
Look up, child! God’s still rolling stones…
You might start understanding where my joy comes from. Stick around! It won’t take long. I can’t wait until you’re able to look into the mirror and see who God created: Beautiful You!
This is why I’ve decided to share and publish each week my commitment in reaching and teaching our amazing homeless beloveds this Bible study I’m writing called God’s Great Love Changes Everything!
Introducing the love of our Father through the magnificent works of the Holy Spirit’s transformation is simply believing and experiencing what the Bible says about us daily through application. There’s so much love, contentment and healing to be experienced this side of heaven.
Removing our veils of shame; acknowledging and believing who we were created to be is powerful; filled with joy, laughter and lots of celebratory dancing…
Celebrating Each Other
There’s no competition here. This CEO considers the acronym CEO to mean Celebrating Each Other.
I was once so tired trying to belong and fit in and be accepted anywhere and everywhere with whomever, I resolved to suicidal tendencies, even driving off a 350-foot cliff. Nothing short of miraculous being alive today! Trying to perform and conform to society’s standards just to be loved and accepted is exhausting, isn’t it?
This might help shed light on why I wrote Rejection Is Merely A Redirection last year.
We all just want to be loved, find where we fit in, you know, that place of belonging that says we’re enough just the way we are (beautiful enough, smart enough, sophisticated enough, loved enough), being seen and acknowledged that our lives do matter. No judgment and/or condemnation here. Blameless’ motto: There is no shame in our game; Jesus is His Name!
Just ask my grown sons who are 26 and 33; they’ll agree, I’m one crazy Grammy Tammy!
Your life is a party waiting to happen! We’re all in this together. Nothing would make me happier than hearing you tap into these truths while living them out. One blossoming, confident beloved!
If you follow us each week with your Bible, you’ll experience through laughter, sometimes even raw and candid vulnerability, transformation ushering in celebration as these truths become part of your own makeup.
Until next time…
Thank You For Being…