It’s Hard to Say Goodbye

Last week, an old friend of the family and his son got killed in a car accident. He was 30 and his son was just two years old. Both died so young and way too soon for our human hearts. God knows better than we do about everything, so I have to trust his timing … Continue reading It’s Hard to Say Goodbye

The Mighty Power of “Small” Choices

In life, we make countless choices. Most of those decisions seem tiny and insignificant, but they’re not. Those seemingly small, but infinitely significant choices have an exponential impact that shapes our lives in unimaginable ways. Like a snowball rolling downhill, their cumulative impact grows and picks up speed and if we aren’t careful, they can … Continue reading The Mighty Power of “Small” Choices

The Unforgettable Beauty of Tiny Moments

The other night, right at bedtime, I asked my four-year-old daughter to let the dog in. I heard the door open, its giant feet clomping inside, and the door creak back shut, but no sounds from the kid. Just eerie silence. I got up to remind her it was bedtime - and she shouldn’t go … Continue reading The Unforgettable Beauty of Tiny Moments

BE Where You Feet Are!

How often in life do we get distracted from who we’re with or the thing we’re currently doing because we’re thinking about the next thing? And, how often in life does that lack of focused attention come back to bite us in the butt because we let our distractions flub our attempts or hurt someone’s … Continue reading BE Where You Feet Are!

2020 Outstanding Blogger Award

Purple Rose from Reluctant Preacher’s Daughter awarded me the Outstanding Blogger Award! Thank you so much, Purple Rose. I can’t tell you how encouraged I was to see this, but as a fellow blogger, I know you totally get it! ❤  If you’re not following her, please do! You can also check out her award … Continue reading 2020 Outstanding Blogger Award

40 Days of Transformation, Complete! – Day 40

We. Made. It! My goal was to post 40 prayer journal prompts in 40 days, and friend, today is Day 40!!  If you stuck with me through the whole journey, we’ve done a ton of introspection and reflection and learned a lot about ourselves, God, and his love for us. Now it's time to look … Continue reading 40 Days of Transformation, Complete! – Day 40

How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Yesterday, we let go of the lies that keep us from finding our truth and purpose in God. Today, we embrace the fullness of who the Lord created us to be!  Please know, this is a tricky subject and I want to present it in a way that doesn’t leave room for misunderstanding, so I’ll … Continue reading How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

As women and Christians, we sometimes believe we have to live in a state of false humility and poo poo away any acknowledgment of our gifts, or even simple compliments.  Ever done this before? Friend: You look really nice today! You: Oh, it’s nice of you to say that, but I couldn’t get my hair … Continue reading Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38

Wasn’t yesterday’s post about facing fears and finding joy juicy? If you haven’t read it yet, check it out because we’ll take those concepts even further in the nest two posts. Our goal is to let go of the labels we use to define our lives, recognize the labels as the lies they are, start … Continue reading How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38