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. …

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…

Healing From Addiction

We all have those parts of our past that bring so much shame we deem them “untouchable”.  We shove them to the back of our mind, lock them up tight, and pray that we’ll just forget.  Some of us are “lucky” enough we do, I wasn’t one of those few. For the last two years…

More Than Mindless

After putting Benjamin down for his afternoon nap, I came downstairs and flipped on the TV as I ate my lunch.  Before I knew it, it had been an hour and a half and my food was long gone.  I thought to myself, “What am I doing with my life?”.  Immediately, I turned it off and…

A Year Of Growth

It’s hard to believe that one year ago this month I gave birth to Benjamin.  What a whirlwind it’s been.  Everything we’ve endured over the last year has taught me so much about being a momma, wife, and follower of Jesus.  In twelve months, I’ve grown and learned so much about myself and my little…

Finding Rest

Benjamin is really terrible at napping.  He desperately fights sleep and his naps usually aren’t very long.  Today while rocking him I made a connection. Watching him pick his head up and lay it back down over and over in an attempt to stay awake is exactly how we tend to treat God. God wants…