What if ISIS comes here?

I have a confession to make. I woke up in the middle of the night having a bad dream. The kind of dream that seems pretty real, and yet it was not. And I could feel anxiety come creeping out from under the bed and into my sweet lil’ head (because let’s be honest, anxiety…

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How to Handle the Mixed Emotions of Going Back to School

School is starting and I find myself wrestling with a mixed bag of emotions. There is a part of me that is doing internal flip-flops for joy. With four kids ranging in age from three to eighteen, I have been yearning for a moment of sanity. A moment to catch my breath. sigh. A moment without all…

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Such a Wimp I Am

Worry came knocking at my door and despite my well intentions, I allowed her to come in. You see, I packed worry with me first thing that memorable morning.

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Moms can have octopus arms. Who knew?

It is all a blur to me now. Sometimes moms can have octopus arms. Who knew? Or could it be an answer to prayer?

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I’m just a mom

God is able to calm the storm. When He chooses not to He is up to a greater good.

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What in the World?

I have had many friends ask me to write “our story”…because in the past five years we have seen God work in unthinkable ways. We have seen God do miraculous things. Our eyes have been opened to a very real God. However, it never begins as so. Often when God begins to be up to something good,…

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