Adventures

Spiritual Running Shoes

As Seth and I sat at our kitchen table, talking about a faith study we're a part of, we began discussing what our individual relationships with Jesus looked like. Seth began describing how he felt his relationship with God looked. "Sometimes, I see myself running and when I connect with Jesus I begin to take… Continue reading Spiritual Running Shoes

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Thoughts

Getting Back Into Scripture

There's something so exciting about being on fire for God! You can feel it all over, in your emotions, your relationships, maybe even the world just seems a little brighter.  I often get this warm, fuzzy feeling in my heart! Here's the thing.  You're deep into a relationship and in scripture, then a wall hits. … Continue reading Getting Back Into Scripture

Faith

Perfect, Intentional Timing

Seth and I are extremely blessed when it comes to Benjamin's sleeping schedule.  He's slept the whole night through pretty much since he was two months old.  Only on occasion has he been up throughout the night and, even then, it wasn't for long. Last night, however, he was up until midnight and after finally… Continue reading Perfect, Intentional Timing

Thoughts

Flipping The Switch On Social Media

It's hard to be a Christian.  Not that I don't love it, or should I say, not that I don't love Jesus with all of my heart. In today's world, it's hard to be a Christian.  I say this like it wasn't difficult before.  Truthfully, it was harder in the years following the ascension of… Continue reading Flipping The Switch On Social Media

Faith

You’ve just stepped in water with socks on…

What comes to mind when I say that? For most people, I’d think it would look something like... ...disgust     ...discomfort     ...disliking For some, this is the absolute worst feeling in the world. I have a toddler, which is crazy in itself. Most of the time, when I do this, the culprit is a… Continue reading You’ve just stepped in water with socks on…

Faith

Jesus Was Lonely Too

Loneliness is something we all experience. It can last only moments, potentially months, or even years for others. I often find myself feeling lonely even as a stay-at-home momma. People might think that sounds crazy, I have a 1-year-old cuddling me all day long. How could I possibly feel lonely? For one thing, he can’t say… Continue reading Jesus Was Lonely Too

Adventures

My Date With Jesus

I went on a date with Jesus today. Like most dates, it didn't go exactly how I thought it would.  I think it went even better! We began our date with a trip to Dairy Queen for a Five Buck Lunch, because why wouldn't you take Jesus to DQ?  I got chicken fingers, I suspect… Continue reading My Date With Jesus