Faith · Love and Marriage

Fiercely Loved

“Marriage is an ongoing, vivid illustration of what it costs to love an imperfect person unconditionally. The same way Christ has loved us.”-Fierce Marriage Having just celebrated another anniversary with my hubby(our 11th to be exact!), it made me reflect back to those first few years of marriage; and can I just say…we have really… Continue reading Fiercely Loved

Being Mama

Let Them Be Little

So, last night, after I got all the kids off to bed, I quietly tiptoed to my bedroom, jumped into my cozy bed and snuggled under the covers with my hubby to watch a little Netflix. We were intently watching, whispering our theories about that crazy plot twist and as I wrestled the covers back… Continue reading Let Them Be Little

Being Me · Faith

Lifting Weights

Don’t worry, this is not about working out! Although metaphorically speaking, it could be. When you lift weights for exercise, you are repetitively using something heavy ย to shed excess, to tone, to become stronger. In essence, that is what I am doing. I am using my words and my writing to become mentally and spiritually… Continue reading Lifting Weights

Being Me · Faith

Miracles

“He performs wonders that cannot be fathomed, miracles that cannot be counted.”-Job 5:9 Have you ever seen or heard something so completely extraordinary that it could only be the hand of the Almighty God at work?  And if so, did it make your faith in Him even stronger?  And does it make you wonder….how could… Continue reading Miracles

Faith

Loudly Spoken Silence

“A fool vents all his feelings, but a wise man holds them back.”-Proverbs 29:11 In a world where social media and hype news run wild and any and everything is debated and opinionated(from politics and religion to who had what for lunch), I have learned something almost invaluable. It is not always necessary to be… Continue reading Loudly Spoken Silence

Being Me · Faith

This Too Shall Pass

“But this I call to my mind, and therefore I have hope. The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases. His mercies never come to an end; They are new every morning. Great is Your faithfulness.” ~Lamentations 3:21-23 Has life ever thrown you one curveball after another, leaving you asking “What else, Lord?” There have… Continue reading This Too Shall Pass

Being Me · Faith

Fear Not

“Fear not, for I am with you. I am your God. I will strengthen you. I will help you. I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”-Isaiah 41:10 Have you ever been asked to do something that scares you or is outside your comfort zone? Is your first reaction to run and hide and… Continue reading Fear Not