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Merry Christmas! I’m here today to give you a little bit of encouragement as you close out your year! 🙂 Throughout this blog you’ve heard me talk a lot about the importance of memory and how our mind effects pretty much everything we do. I can say with full confidence that what we ...

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Yesterday I was driving and saw a thick cloud hiding the top 1/3 of a mountain near my house. Since I’ve lived in the same area my whole life and seen that mountain thousands of times, I knew the summit was just beyond that cloud. But that got me thinking- if I’d never seen that mountain […]

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This morning I was thinking about the word “surrender” and how it plays into our walk with God. Once removed from the world’s definition (surrender= we lost or gave up) surrender has so many incredible meanings! One definition I’ve come to learn is to get to a place of acceptance with ...

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   Have you ever tried to move God like a claw on one of those arcade games? We pick up His hand and put it down…right…about…there…Oops! The toy slipped out of the claw. We pick up His hand, try again…there. Oh man, that’s not the stuffed animal I wanted. We suggest ways to solve our problems ...

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In the wise words of my husband, “There is nothing in the world that feels better than peace.” Peace is that sweet, gentle confidence that God has got you in the palm of His hand. The bible says in Psalm 34:14 that we must “pursue peace” by first craving it, then going ...

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As Christians we get tend to get very focused on loving others. Are we nice enough? Helpful enough? Selfless enough? Do you st ruggle with this inner striving to “be good,” like I do? Of course we mean well by wanting to love on other people but this kind of outward-living-only can be draining ...

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Last January I started this blog and set out on an adventure I’d wanted to take for years. Today I’m sitting right where this journey began- my black desk chair, 51 weeks later.  Since this year is coming to it’s close, I’ve decided to write 2015 a letter. Writing a letter to a number, not a ...

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For many reasons this has been my most challenging year. But for just as many reasons it has been my most incredible. Incredible because I’ve seen God work in amazing ways like never before! In December 2014 I prayed that God would “theme my upcoming year.” After asking Him to show me what that ...

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