I Want More!

  As I stand in our driveway nonchalantly watching as my son swings nearby, I can’t help but notice my neighbor pull into the driveway in a brand spankin’ new car. It’s white and sparkling, not a dent anywhere. I can only imagine the clean smell emanating as you enter the door. No french fries…

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A New Take on Prayer Journaling

God has been teaching me a lot about my prayer life…and I wanted to share a glimpse with you.

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Show the Love

We can stay comfortable, surrounded by friends and stacking up toys. We can talk about Jesus in our safe zones. We can memorize Scripture and play it cool. We can faithfully attend church and sing a chorus or two. Or…we can take our faith one step deeper to go & do. If our faith is genuine, it impacts all areas of our lives.

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Some Inspiration to Read God’s Word

Today’s blog is more for me than for you. It’s about something that I need to hear. You see…I had high expectations for this New Year. She has rolled in with a bang of thunder and honestly, I don’t know how to calm her down. My days are long. I find myself chasing after time. There…

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Brilliant Encouragement from Dr. Suess

One of my favorite Dr. Suess books of all times is “Oh, the Places You’ll Go.” I love the whimsy. The inspiration. The humor. But most of all, I appreciate his candid outlook on life. You see, this book was written in 1990 and is the very last written piece before Dr. Suess passed away…

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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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