The Lord is teaching me how to love. He is helping me lay down my life. He is pulling out roots of bitterness and chains of selfishness. In this way, I can be more like Him! Serving and loving the way He loves is the greatest fulfillment I can have in this life. May the […]


I feel words flow from a metaphor laying on my heart today. My sweet dog, Dakota, loves me so much that even when I shower in the morning, he is outside laying in the grass fixated on the shower window. After my shower today, I went over to the dining room to look through the […]


This Word echoes in my heart and mind lately. I have a choice to trust and receive the Peace that the Peace Giver gives, or to remain in worry and fear. What happens if we view ourselves as a peaceful people? What happens if we really trust God…even with our less than prudent decisions? That […]

Time to write…

I think I might have ADD or OCD or something, because I simply cannot stand to be still for too long. At the airport. Longest wait-just 2 hours. It’s time to write. Lately I’ve felt so many emotions and thoughts cascading through my mind. I’m thankful I can retain focus amidst it all. I trust […]

A definitive purpose

So much of my drive in life comes from having some sort of purpose. We all long for a fulfilling role to play in the stage of life. I love my role as mother and always have, however I feel an absence of a role I used to play. Feeling a bit knocked out of […]


What gives us hope in our lives? A promise for an easier life? A better life? A close relationship? A great opportunity? I have to remind myself that Christ Jesus is the greatest hope I can have, to be joyful and certain of my salvation, to cling to His promises, and to stake my life […]