Moment by moment this past year I have come undone. My coming undone was one of the most painful yet, freeing experiences in my life. Learning to live, trust and believe in God's goodness through the pain and healing was just that... moment by moment. Step by step I had to commit to learning to ask for help, find time to rest and begin to heal from my past. It's funny when the word moment came … [Read more...] about From Moment to Risen
One Word 365
This world is filled with creative minds. Artists. Singers. Writers. Athletes. Our creator was creative... just look at the beauty that surrounds us every day. You are creative. You are an artist. You are a singer. You are a writer. You are an athlete. The only difference between you and other creative people is they are taking their turn instead of … [Read more...] about Create or Be the Audience
Rest does not come easy to me. When I wake up I see all the things that need to be done around me. The laundry is piled up. The dishes need to be done. Floors need to be vacuumed and mopped. My brain sees a list of things that need to be checked off my to-do list today. Who has time to rest when things need to get done around the house, right? Okay, maybe I am wired … [Read more...] about Day of Rest
It is hard to pay attention to everything that is going on around us in life. It is hard to not be distracted with the busyness of life. What does not being distracted even look like? How can we be fully present for our families and friends if we are always distracted? As a tasked oriented women this makes me a hard charging distracted wife, mother and friend. I am constantly checking … [Read more...] about Slow Down
Suffering is apart of life. Suffering (noun): the state of undergoing pain, distress, or hardship. Why do we diminish our suffering? Why do we try to okay the suffering we have encountered in our lives? As I have been going through this topic of suffering in this week's Bible study lesson I have realized that we all have pain from the different season of life. And if we do not deal … [Read more...] about Suffer No More
Our house is all abuzz when baseball season begins. There is something about watching my husband and son out on the field playing catch... and then watching him grow through the season. This season was extra exciting because we were going to team up with his last year manager. My husband was going to coach and I was going to be team mom. But at the last-minute there was a change is draft rules … [Read more...] about Benched… but NOT out!