A Letter for the Sad

Dear sad soul, First of all, I want to say that it is okay. It is okay to be sad, to be hurt, to feel that dark cloud. It’s all…

How I Learned to be a Mary

I recently read the story in Luke 10:38-42 about Martha and her sister, Mary. It’s a short story, only a few verses, but it spoke deep into my heart. Deep…

Change happens to all of us. But that doesn't mean it comes naturally! Read here for 4 tips to help you through change and a story about choosing joy.

4 Practices to Help You Through Change

There’s this thing that must happen when God flips your world upside down and changes everything in a matter of a few days. You must learn to love change. You…

Do you struggle to accept change or to believe that it is good? I get that, I do. But I believe that God works through change. He provides truths to crowd out the discomfort. Read here for 10 of those truths & take comfort in the fact that change truly is okay.

10 Reasons to Believe that Change is Actually Good

Apparently I experienced four of the five biggest life changes in a matter of one month. My husband and I were sitting around a big dinner table with a friend – munching…

We rush, we plan, we sweat - and what for? God is in the business of true community & we are called to be too! Read here for the thing that jolted me to breathe again.

What Jolted Me to Truly Breathe Again

Pots were sizzling, onions were being cut, and the table was being set – all in a hurry. Our friends were about to arrive any minute and I had wet hair,…

This is a letter from my heart to yours about the burdens of anxiety. Friend, you are not alone. Anxiety is tough. Find a bit of comfort - and some fighting verses - here. Anxiety doesn't have to control you any longer. Choose to fight it!

A Letter to the Anxious

Dear friend, So you struggle under the weight of anxiety, too, huh? I’m standing in the thick of it with you. I understand. I don’t have answers or secrets for…

Wow, life can feel average - especially life as a wife. The cooking, cleaning, preparing, loving. All the things of the mundane add up to be just plain average. But you were put in this average place for a purpose. Read on for how to embrace this life as wife!

How to Embrace Life as an Average Wife

I am an average wife. I cook. I clean. I sleep. I eat. I cry. I laugh. I read. I write. You get the idea. I am not the wife…

Morning can be a huge struggle. Do you feel that too? I used to grumble, but these 5 tips changes my attitude. Learn to enjoy your morning again!

5 Ways to Really Enjoy Your Morning

I used to be a morning person. Key word: “used to.” The alarm sounds early in this house & sometimes it can be downright tough to get myself out of…