Dear Post-Baby Body, It has now been a year and six months since my little boy came into this world and you and I have been fighting. This time last year I posted about my red stripes from where my stomach was stretched, the leftover baby weight that still hung, and other physical changes (Helloooooo... Continue Reading →
"Oftentimes, God draws people to Himself by drawing them out of their comfort zones first. When we’re estranged from comfort, we gain clarity on His redemptive work in our lives. Our faith grows roots when we lack tangible stability." If you didn't read Everything is Changing part 1, you can read it here. As posted... Continue Reading →
I do not know who you are yet, but I know that tonight I am praying for you. And I vow to pray for you every single night. While I am nowhere near accepting the thought of seeing my baby marry, I do commit to begin praying for you and your parents as you navigate... Continue Reading →
Check out 10 simple ways you can show your spouse you care without spending a fortune. And, if all else fails, I saw Pizza Hut is doing a Valentine's Day Special with heart shaped pizza and cookies. Can I get a Hallelujah - Praise You Lord!?!
I used to dream of being a famous songwriter and a New York Times Bestselling Author. Since my little Liam came into the world, my heart and dreams have changed in so many ways. I no longer dream of fame and fortune, I long to see my son reach his God-given potential. Follow his dreams.... Continue Reading →
Too often, we look at our scars - or baggage as ugly, painful reminders of past wounds - spiritual, physical, or emotional. Scars make us stronger. Sometimes we just need a reminder that the healing process takes time. Scars can represent our periods of healing and a new dependence on Christ. I want to turn over my stories of pain, turmoil, and helplessness and let God do the mending. The re-writing. The start of a new chapter!
It's no secret that I am a proud firefighter wife. My one-year old has been decked out in fire gear since the day he was born. He makes fire engine sounds and plays with his fire trucks constantly. We are thankful that my husband is so passionate about what he does for a living. He... Continue Reading →
I am slowly learning that the most beautiful things in life are the simple things. We worry so much about making sure that our to do lists are checked off that we forget to stop and enjoy moments. This is what the Lord has been showing me - to stop and make your home a... Continue Reading →
Reverend, Husband, Father, World Changer, Activist, and Role Model are just a few of the titles that Martin Luther King, Jr. held. As I have taken a few days to reflect on the impact Luther had, I cannot help but try to imagine being in a room where he was boldly speaking to the masses.... Continue Reading →