Living Hope

It’s been a very long time since I’ve written or even really been inspired to write for that matter. Honestly, I kind of just came out of a weird spiritual rut(?) thing. I don’t really know what season of life I was in. But I can tell you, I know Jesus was near, He was…

Our God-Given Home

This story begins three years ago, as I was preparing to marry Seth and move down east, our future house was placed on the market. After some time, the homeowners took it down, because it wasn’t selling at their asking price. God knew that it wasn’t meant for anyone but our little family of three….

Still His Beloved

How have you seen God move in your life recently? The last few months He’s spoken to me with such a voice of clarity.  It’s been beautiful, convicting, and challenging.  He’s called me out, broke me down, and built me back up again.   Then two weeks ago, I hit a wall.  I had huge spiritual…

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…

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…

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…

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…