As we begin a new year I start to reflect, as I always do, on the past year. 2017 was a very interesting year for me. It was full of lessons, and struggles, lows, and highs. It was my first full year married, we started attending a new church, we moved, we met some new … More Lessons of 2017
This year has been very hard for me. Not in your typical adjusting to being a wife ways. That’s actually been surprisingly easy. For me, coming up with a meal plan is easy, cleaning the house? easy. laundry? easy. home decor? easy. It’s been in the ways of other people expecting me to be … More A Year+3 Month Update- Sorta
What’s the purpose of prayer time? Churches, Small Groups, Bible Studies, Personal Discipleship meetings, all have a time set aside for prayer, but why? What’s the point? Is it so that you can update people about your life? Is it so that others can know how much you know about other people? Is it so … More Prayer Time? What’s the Point?
I haven’t felt the need to justify my illness to anyone lately, which has been kind of nice, and very refreshing. It’s nice when people don’t deny that something exists because it makes them uncomfortable. That’s why you haven’t seen as many posts here about chronic illness lately. Believe me, that doesn’t mean that I’m … More 10 Things to Say to Those With a Chronic Illness
“To become a woman so saturated by the very presence of the Spirit of God in my life that it affects the very essence of who I am. “ That sentence was written on a 3×5 card and tucked into my Bible some 4 years ago. As a teenager just graduating from high-school, I may … More Set Apart
If you’ve been in a good, Bible preaching church very long you’ve probably heard about how we need to be loving unbelievers and reaching out to our coworkers, neighbors and friends. We need to be loving them tangibly. We need to be being a ‘light’ to them. You know the song, “This Little Light of … More Let’s Learn to Serve
For everyone one who has been faithfully waiting for the one year update, here it is. Unfortunately, it is not big and grand, nor is it filled with lots of pictures. I’ll probably do a more detailed update at some point, but for right now this is going to be it. This month, almost … More 1 YEAR!